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Table 2 The annual biting rates for lymphatic filariasis vectors in four districts, Ghana

From: Potential factors influencing lymphatic filariasis transmission in “hotspot” and “control” areas in Ghana: the importance of vectors

Annual biting rate (ABR) (bites/person/year)
Mosquito species Ahanta West Mpohor Kassena Nankana West Bongo
An. gambiae 15 987 3604 376 306
Mansonia species 2093 63 9 4
  1. The annual biting rates due to human landing catches for An. gambiae complex and Mansonia species, vectors for lymphatic filariasis transmission in four districts from Ghana