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Table 1 Average activity measurements in each leg of each comparison for cool conditions (23–25 °C) with low- and high-speed cross-draught and warm conditions (27–30 °C) with high-speed cross-draught

From: Effects of indoor air movement and ambient temperature on mosquito (Anopheles gambiae) behaviour around bed nets: implications for malaria prevention initiatives

  Recording session Cross-draught Average adj. appearances/min
Roof Side
Cool conditions 1 Off 39.5 1.5
On (low) 0.0 1.6
2a Off 179.2 1.9
On (low) 6.2 5.9
2b Off 59.2 0.5
On (low) 9.5 31.6
3a Off 276.3 0.1
On (low) 37.4 19.8
3b Off 293.3 0.1
On (low) 9.6 3.0
4a Off 292.8 0.3
On (high) 2.9 125.8
4b Off 105.2 7.9
On (high) 17.6 155.2
5a Off 121.8 0.2
On (high) 8.4 220.9
5b off 229.4 16.7
On (high) 13.8 163.1
Warm conditions 6a Off 7.8 16.7
On (high) 0.8 27.4
6b Off 10.8 19.8
On (high) 4.4 7.0
7a Off 24.2 3.9
On (high) 0.3 1.4
7b Off 7.2 9.7
On (high) 1.0 2.4
8a Off 16.4 2.4
On (high) 0.8 40.5
8b Off 38.3 20.9
On (high) 2.1 49.3
9a Off 40.7 7.6
On (high) 0.7 31.7
9b Off 55.8 33.1
On (high) 6.7 99.6
10 Off 8.1 4.0
On (high) 0.3 83.0
11a Off 22.4 12.1
On (high) 3.3 284.0
11b Off 195.0 20.0
On (high) 59.4 21.8