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Table 1 Mosquito populations and composition from two villages in Masasi District

From: Lymphatic filariasis, infection status in Culex quinquefasciatus and Anopheles species after six rounds of mass drug administration in Masasi District, Tanzania

Mosquito taxa Maparagwe Village Mbuyuni Village Total collection, n (%)
Indoor, n (%) Outdoor, n (%) Indoor, n (%) Outdoor, n (%)
Anopheles gambiae complex 15 (1.1) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 15 (0.1)
An. funestus group 63 (4.4) 0 (0.0) 10 (2.2) 0 (0.0) 73 (0.6)
Culex quinquefasciatus 1199 (84.3) 5484 (85.2) 347 (77.6) 3427 (82.7) 10 457 (84)
Other mosquitoes 145 (10.2) 954 (14.8) 90 (20.1) 718 (17.3) 1907 (15.3)
Total by trap/village 1422 6438 447 4145 12 452
  1. Other mosquito species include Culex sinilius, Coquilettidia spp. and Aedes spp.