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Table 1 Habitat productivity (emerged adult females/m2) for different mosquito genera in different habitat types in Gezira, central Sudan, February – September 2011 (Mean ± SE of mosquitoes)

From: Characterisation of larval habitats, species composition and factors associated with the seasonal abundance of mosquito fauna in Gezira, Sudan

Habitat type No. of habitats Anopheles spp. Culex spp. Aedes spp.
Jars 16 0.0 0.0 0.56 ± 0.5
Septic tanks 7 0.0 2.86 ± 2.86 0.86 ± 0.9
Barrels 10 0.6 ± 0.43 0.1 ± 0.1 0.0
Big open water storage 11 0.18 ± 0.18 0.0 0.0
Irrigation channels 46 0.78 ± 0.29 0.5 ± 0.25 0.0
Animal hoof prints 47 0.15 ± 0.1 0.81 ± 0.53 0.0
Leakage of pipe 142 0.42 ± 0.12 1.079 ± 0.52 0.014 ± 0.01
Tyre tracks 43 0.093 ± 0.06 0.0 0.0