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Table 6 Spearman correlation coefficient (ρ) assessing the relationship between monthly vectorial capacity (C) and human biting rate (HLC) calculated from the C values for P. falciparum and P. vivax a

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

Species Santo Antônio São João São Raimundo
falciparum vivax falciparum vivax falciparum vivax
An. darlingi 0.737 0.797 0.762 0.778 0.779 0.804
An. marajoara 0.867 0.886 0.156 0.369
An. nuneztovari 0.797 0.567 0.454 0.537 0.587 0.635
An. triannulatus 0.731 0.767
An. intermedius 0.367 0.452
  1. a Correlation coefficient (ρ30, p < 0.05), except for An. marajoara with P. falciparum in São Raimundo (ρ30, p = 0.40) and An. intermedius with P. falciparum in Santo Antônio (ρ29, p = 0.051)