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Table 3 Prevalence and density of larvae and pupae in different habitat types in Kanungu district

From: Identification and characterization of immature Anopheles and culicines (Diptera: Culicidae) at three sites of varying malaria transmission intensities in Uganda

Habitat type N % with Anopheles % < 10 m perimeter % with culicine Anopheles density Culicine density Pupae density
Artificial pond 18 55.56 55.56 50.00 0.56 4.57 0.06
Container 43 13.95 95.35 13.95 0.00 0.09 0.00
Flood water 6 50.00 50.00 50.00 0.43 1.13 0.03
Foot print 24 45.83 95.83 33.33 0.33 1.16 0.00
Fresh water marsh 104 67.31 6.73 65.38 2.98 7.16 0.06
Open drain 24 33.33 54.17 29.17 0.04 6.62 0.01
Pool 62 41.94 69.35 32.26 1.11 0.97 0.00
Puddle 9 22.22 100.00 22.22 0.07 0.16 0.00
Rice field 39 71.79 17.95 61.54 13.66 4.54 0.14
River fringe 59 15.25 47.46 11.86 0.03 0.08 0.00
Sand pit 14 35.71 57.14 35.71 3.20 1.52 0.00
Tyre track 8 37.50 100.00 37.50 0.28 1.98 0.00
Water channel 125 33.60 55.20 19.20 1.14 1.76 0.02