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Table 1 Occurrence and abundance of mosquito larvae in rock pools on inselbergs in Kaduna State, Nigeria

From: Biodiversity of Microinvertebrates coinhabiting mosquitoes habitats in patchy rock pools on inselbergs within Kaduna State, Nigeria

Inselbergs (coordinates) Altitude above sea level (m) Height above surrounding area (m) No. of pools examined No. of pools positive (%) No. of larvae collected (%) Relative abundance of larvae Larval no. per pool (density)
Sudan savanna
 Danmagaji
(11° 05′ 17.9″ N)
(07° 41′ 17.2″ E)
676 6 16 8 (50.0) 2196 (6.9) 274.5 137.3
 Dumbi
(10° 57′ 33.3″ N)
(07° 39′ 16.6″ E)
711 9 17 14 (82.4) 1202 (3.8) 85.9 70.7
 Dutsen-Abba
(10° 59′ 26.5″ N)
(07° 38′ 52.7″ E)
699 15 22 7 (31.8) 314 (1.0) 44.9 14.3
 Hanwa
(11° 07′ 14.2″ N)
(07° 42′ 13.4″ E)
677 18 29 25 (86.2) 5042 (15.9) 201.7 173.9
 Kufena
(11° 05′ 08.5″ N)
(07° 39′ 35.4″ E)
718 36 29 18 (62.1) 1086 (3.4) 60.3 37.4
 Wusasa
(11° 04′ 36.1″ N)
(07° 40′ 28.5″ E)
699 18 8 6 (75.0) 4210 (13.3) 701.7 526.3
 Zango-Aya
(10° 53′ 14.6″ N)
(07° 38′ 43.9″ E)
750 49 37 25 (67.6) 1200 (3.8) 48.0 32.4
Guinea savanna
 Baban-Sora
(10° 30′ 23.6″ N)
(07° 27′ 51.7″ E)
602 20 10 8 (80.0) 1636 (5.2) 204.5 163.6
 Chori
(09° 30′ 58.1″ N)
(08° 01′ 54.4″ E)
760 17 15 13 (86.7) 656 (2.1) 50.5 43.7
 Jere
(09° 34′ 03.5″ N)
(07° 25′ 48.0″ E)
597 35 21 20 (95.2) 2664 (8.4) 133.2 126.9
 Kagarko
(09° 29′ 08.3″ N)
(07° 41′ 50.1″ E)
680 16 10 8 (80.0) 869 (2.7) 108.6 86.9
 Kagoma
(09° 27′ 46.1″ N)
(08° 05′ 24.0″ E)
804 16 22 18 (81.8) 812 (2.6) 45.1 36.9
 Kajuru
(10° 19′ 14.9″ N)
(07° 41′ 02.4″ E)
732 47 21 14 (66.7) 1309 (4.1) 93.5 62.3
 Kangimi
(10° 43′ 13.9″ N)
(07° 34′ 17.4″ E)
656 4 24 21 (87.5) 1442 (4.5) 68.7 60.1
 Kufana
(10° 19′ 18.6″ N)
(07° 44′ 54.5″ E)
765 48 6 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0.0 0.0
 Kujama
(10° 28′ 23.7″ N)
(07° 37′ 29.3″ E)
736 76 16 11 (68.8) 1429 (4.5) 129.9 89.3
 Kwoi
(09° 27′ 12.9″ N)
(08° 00′ 53.4″ E)
794 14 16 11 (68.8) 911 (2.9) 82.8 56.9
 Malali
(10° 32′ 41.8″ N)
(07° 28′ 15.9″ E)
616 18 10 10 (100.0) 3476 (11.0) 347.6 347.6
 Nok
(09° 28′ 46.3″ N)
(08° 01′ 19.3″ E)
811 67 14 8 (57.1) 242 (0.8) 30.3 17.3
 Samban-Gida
(09° 27′ 06.4″ N)
(08° 03′ 10.7″ E)
798 24 20 13 (65.0) 706 (2.2) 54.3 35.3
 Tudun-Mare
(10° 19′ 15.0″ N)
(07° 42′ 57.4″ E)
722 22 23 11 (47.8) 324 (1.0) 29.5 14.1
Total    386 269 (69.7) 31,726 117.9 82.2