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Table 4 Effect of rearing Aedes aegypti larvae with Daphnia magna on the wing length of adult mosquitoes

From: The effect of cladoceran, Daphnia magna, on the growth and pupation of Aedes aegypti L. mosquito larvae

Treatments (Aedes larvae: D. magna) Wing length (mm) of emerged Aedes mosquitoes
Male Female
Mean ± S.D Range Mean ± S.D Range
Control (20 Aedes larvae) 1.88 ± 0.02 1.86–1.90 2.29 ± 0.15 2.28–2.30
1:1 (20:20) 1.60 ± 0.02 1.58–1.63 1.76 ± 0.01 1.75–1.78
1:2 (20:40) 1.68 ± 0.01 1.68–1.70 1.82 ± 0.03 1.80–1.85
1:3 (20:60) 1.59 ± 0.02 1.58–1.61 1.76 ± 0.01 1.75–1.77