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Table 2 Density of Anopheles larvae in different habitat types in Darge and Ghibe study sites (November 2014 to October 2016)

From: Anopheles larval species composition and characterization of breeding habitats in two localities in the Ghibe River Basin, southwestern Ethiopia

Study site Habitat type (n)Total no. of dipsTotal larval countNo. of larvae/dip (Mean ± se)Total pupal countNo. of pupae/dip (Mean ± se)
DargeBorrow pit (3)1622814.3 ± 8.680.5 ± 0.1
Hoof print (8)522865.5 ± 1.280.2 ± 0.1
Rain pool (24)1468065.5 ± 1.5840.6 ± 0.2
Pools at river edge (38)231306313.0 ± 2.11480.7 ± 0.2
Pools in drying2070435.2 ± 7.9703.5 ± 0.8
river beds (4)
Rock pool (7)422716.5 ± 3.4270.6 ± 0.3
Tire track (7)473006.4 ± 3.2220.5 ± 0.2
Swamp (5)43922.1 ± 0.2130.3 ± 0.1
Total59757509.63800.6
GhibeBorrow pit (4)4247111.2 ± 6.3230.5 ± 0.4
Hoof print (9)833283.9 ± 0.690.1 ± 0
Rain pool (12)6780011.9 ± 5.160.1 ± 0
Pools at river edge (24)14511467.9 ± 1.9480.3 ± 0.1
Rock pool (4)20381.9 ± 0.500 ± 0
Tire track (17)1387375.3 ± 2.5280.2 ± 0.1
Swamp (1)1570.5 ± 0.000 ± 0
Total51035276.91140.2
  1. Values in italics for mean larval and pupal density indicate mean larval or pupal density of each study site
  2. n number of larval habitat sampled, se standard error of the mean