Table 2

Proportion of vectors pools that were screened by PCR for malaria parasites by species.

PCR Screen


Species

Negative

Positive

Total

Proportion positive

MLE/1000

Number of individuals



Coquillettidia aurites

143

77

220

0.35

84.04

1082

Coquillettidia pseudoconopas

25

6

31

0.19

35.54

183

Coquillettidia metallica

3

2

5

0.4

112.22

20

Total

173

85

256

1285


MLE represents Maximum likelihood estimates of infection rates

Njabo et al. Malaria Journal 2009 8:193   doi:10.1186/1475-2875-8-193

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