Table 1

Ecological characteristics of Ae. albopictus sampling sites
Region Site Zone Vegetation Potential hosts *Male *Female
Analamanga Ambohidratrimo Village outskirts Bamboo hedge Humans, birds, reptiles 20 5
Tsimbazaza Park City Bushes and fruit trees (mango) Humans, lemurs, reptiles, birds 7 8
Ankazobe Village outskirts Bamboo forest Humans, chickens 13 19
Atsinanana Toamasina Town City Bushes and fruit trees (banana tree) Humans, chickens, ducks 16 16

*Numbers of mosquito individuals collected at each site in December 2010.

Valiente Moro et al.

Valiente Moro et al. BMC Microbiology 2013 13:70   doi:10.1186/1471-2180-13-70

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