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Table 2 Fecundity of Anopheles arabiensis that fed on LRE treated calves, Edo Kontola, Batu, Central Ethiopa, Feb.–May 2016

From: Effect of LongRange™ eprinomectin on Anopheles arabiensis by feeding on calves treated with the drug

Parameter Weeks post injection
2 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
No. dissected in the treated 20  40 47  74  83  69  85  85  45  45
Mean no. of eggs ± SD/mosquito 35 ± 4 27 ± 6 38 ± 3.4 17 ± 2.6 33 ± 3.6 24 ± 3.6 20 ± 5 10 ± 3 21 ± 3 21 ± 6
No. dissected in the control 20  40 46  74  83  69  82  69  45  45
Mean no of eggs ± SD/mosquito 40 ± 2.6 31 ± 2.6 44 ± 3.6 25 ± 4.6 37 ± 2 27 ± 6 24 ± 7 26 ± 2.3 42 ± 2 42 ± 4
P-value 0.883 0.626 0.594 0.379 0.196 0.449 0.452 0.648 0.326 0.086
  1. SD standard deviation