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Table 2 Number of blood samples (%) of An. arabiensis according to host species, season and vicinity to the river

From: Anopheles arabiensis hotspots along intermittent rivers drive malaria dynamics in semi-arid areas of Central Ethiopia

Season Close to the river   Away from the river
  Human Bovine Goat Dog H + B H + G B + G Unknown Human Bovine H + B Unknown
Wet 16 (14.8) 34 (31.5) 3 (2.8) 1 (0.9) 7 (6.5) 1 (0.9) 0 46 (42.6) 2 (25.0) 2 (25.0) 1 (12.5) 3 (37.5)
TWD 4 (2.6) 66 (43.4) 0 0 18 (11.9) 0 54 (35.5) 10 (6.6) 0 0 0 0
Dry 53 (14.4) 192 (52.0) 0 0 45 (12.2) 0 9 (2.4) 70 (19.0) 0 0 0 0
TDW 13 (12.0) 22 (20.4) 1 (0.9) 0 17 (15.8) 0 1 (0.9) 54 (50.0) 1 (50.0) 0 0 1 (50.0)
Total 86 (11.7) 314 (42.6) 4 (0.6) 1 (0.1) 87 (11.8) 1 (0.1) 64 (8.7) 180 (24.4) 3 (30.0) 2 (20.0) 1 (10.0) 4 (40.0)
  1. TWD transition from wet to dry, TDW transition from dry to wet, H + B human and bovine, H + G human and goat; number in parentheses indicates percentage, Unknown unidentified blood meal sources