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Table 1 Daily survival rates of An. darlingi, An. marajoara and An. nuneztovari using the Fisher & Ford mark-release-recapture (MRR) trellis method (1947) and Davidson method (1954)

From: Vectorial capacities for malaria in eastern Amazonian Brazil depend on village, vector species, season, and parasite species

Species Date Fisher & Ford Davidson
MRRa 3-dayb
MRR GC = 3 GC = 3.4 GC = 3 GC = 3.4
An. darlingi Jun-04 0.55 0.82 0.84 0.73 0.76
An. darlingi Oct-04 0.71 0.89 0.90 0.86 0.88
An. darlingi Jun-05 0.72 0.71 0.74 0.70 0.73
An. darlingi Sept-05 0.39 0.83 0.85 0.74 0.77
An. marajoara Jun-04 0.43 0.80 0.82 0.75 0.77
An. marajoara Oct-04 0.20 0.78 0.80 0.88 0.89
An. marajoara Jun-05 0.25 0.61 0.65 0.76 0.78
An. marajoara Sept-05 0.31 0.75 0.77 0.71 0.73
An. nuneztovari Jun-04 0.94 0.85 0.87 0.78 0.81
An. nuneztovari Oct-04 0.56 0.85 0.87 0.87 0.88
An. nuneztovari Jun-05 0.98 0.69 0.72 0.66 0.69
An. nuneztovari Sept-05 0.15 0.79 0.81 0.74 0.76
  1. GC, gonotrophic cycle (length in days)
  2. aDaily survival rates of mosquitoes collected during the last 5 days of the MRR study
  3. bDaily survival rates of mosquitoes captured in the monthly 3-day collection during the MRR study