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Table 2 Microinvertebrates coinhabiting mosquito habitats in rock pools on inselbergs within Kaduna State, Nigeria

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

Microinvertebrate species No. collected(%) No. of associated mosquito species (abbreviated)
Class/order Microinvertebrates in mosquito-positive pools Microinvertebrates in mosquito-negative pools Total No. of inselbergs where found
Heteromeyenia tenosperma Porifera 1 (50.0) 1 (50.0) 2 2 1 (Ae. vitt)
Chlamydomonas reinhardtii Protozoa 5 (83.3) 1 (16.7) 6 2 2 (Ae. vitt., Cx. perf.)
Paramecium caudatum Protozoa 2 (100.0) 0 (0.0) 2 1 1 (Ae. vitt.)
Pleurotricha sp. Protozoa 1 (100.0) 0 (0.0) 1 1 1 (Ae. vitt.)
Allocrangonyx pellucidus Amphipoda 1 (50.0) 1 (50.0) 2 2 1 (Ae. vitt.)
Brachionus plicatilis Rotatoria 1 (100.0) 0 (0.0) 1 1 3 (An. gamb., Cx. perf., Cx. simp.)
Philodina sp. Rotatoria 3 (100.0) 0 (0.0) 3 2 1 (Ae. vitt.)
Chydorus barroisi Cladocera 0 (0.0) 1 (100.0) 1 1 0
Bosmina longirostris Cladocera 2 (66.7) 1 (33.30) 3 2 2 (Ae. vitt., An. gamb.)
Daphnia pulex Cladocera 18 (69.2) 8 (30.8) 26 9 4 (Ae. vitt., An. gamb., Cx. perf., Cx. p. p.)
Diaphnosoma birgei Cladocera 1 (100.0) 0 (0.0) 1 1 2 (Ae. vitt., Cx. p. p.)
Diaphnosoma brachyurum Cladocera 1 (100.0) 0 (0.0) 1 1 2 (Ae. vitt., An. gamb.)
Laptonopsis occidentali Cladocera 3 (60.0) 2 (40.0) 5 5 2 (Ae. vitt., Cx. p. p.)
Macrothrix pulex Cladocera 1 (100.0) 0 (0.0) 1 1 2 (An. gamb., Cx. perf.)
Macrothrix rosea Cladocera 2 (50.0) 2 (50.0) 4 4 2 (Ae. vitt., Cx. p. p.)
Moinodaphnia macleayi Cladocera 1 (100.0) 0 (0.0) 1 1 1 (Ae. vitt.)
Moina macrocopa Cladocera 12 (75.0) 4 (25.0) 16 7 4 (Ae. vitt., An. gamb., Cx. perf., Cx. p. p.)
Sida crystallina Cladocera 2 (100.0) 0 (0.0) 2 2 3 (Ae. viit., An. gamb., Cx. perf.)
Candona intermedia Ostracoda 1 (100.0) 0 (0.0) 1 1 2 (Ae. vitt., Cx. p. p.)
Candona parallela Ostracoda 2 (66.7) 1 (33.3) 3 2 5 (Ae. vitt., An. gamb., Cx perf., Cx. p. p., Cx. simp.)
Cypria obesa Ostracoda 3 (100.0) 0 (0.0) 3 2 3 (Ae. vitt., An. gamb., Cx. perf.)
Cypricercus reticulatus Ostracoda 7 (77.8) 2 (22.2) 9 4 4 (Ae. vitt., An. gamb., Cx macf., Cx. perf.)
Cyprinotus incongruens Ostracoda 5 (83.3) 1 (16.7) 6 3 3 (Ae. vitt., An. gamb., Cx. p. p.)
Potamocypris hyboforma Ostracoda 5 (100.0) 0 (0.0) 5 2 3 (Ae. vitt., An. gamb., Cx. macf.)
Cyclops sp. Copepoda 3 (100.0) 0 (0.0) 3 1 4 (Ae. vitt., An. gamb.)
Macrocyclops sp. Copepoda 2 (100.0) 0 (0.0) 2 1 2 (Ae. vitt., An. gamb.)
Alaimus sp. Nematoda 4 (57.1) 3 (42.9) 7 6 2 (Ae. vitt., Cx. p .p)
Diplogaster sp. Nematoda 0 (0.0) 1 (100.0) 1 1 0
Monhystera sp. Nematoda 27 (67.5) 13 (32.5) 40 11 4 (Ae. vitt., An. gamb., Cx. perf., Cx. simp.)
Rhabdolaimus sp. Nematoda 1 (100.0) 0 (0.0) 1 1 1 (Ae. vitt.)
Total   70 (74.5) 24 (25.5) 94 45  
  1. Ae. vitt., Aedes vittatus; An. gamb., Anopheles gambiae; Cx. perf., Culex perfidiosus; Cx. p.p., Culex pipiens pipiens; Cx. simp., Culex simpsoni