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Table 5 Effect of cladoceran density on longevity duration of adult Aedes aegypti mosquitoes

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

Treatments (Aedes larvae: D. magna) Adult longevity
Male Female
Mean ± S.D Range Mean ± S.D Range
Control (20 Aedes larvae) 10.00 ± 4.35 8–15 20.33 ± 5.68 14–25
1:1 (20:20) 8.66 ± 1.52 7–10 10.33 ± 1.52 9–12
1:2 (20:40) 7.00 ± 2.00 5–9 8.33 ± 1.52 7–10
1:3 (20:60) 5.33 ± 1.52 4–7 7.00 ± 2.00 5–9