Table 5. Offspring of surviving wild blood-fed pyrethroid-resistant A. gambiae mosquitoes in experimental hut studies.
Net typeNo. of
washes
Total
eggs laid
Eggs per
female
observed*
% Reduction in
fecundity
Hatch
rate (%)
Larvae per
female
observed*
% Reduction in
offspring
Reproductive
rate R0
% Reduction in
R0 (95% CI)
Control25,06763 (61–65)a3321 (18–24)a7.1
Pyriproxyfen
net
02,83310 (6–13)b84 (78–90)222 (0–4)b90 (81–100)0.593 (86–100)
2020,27346 (39–51)c27 (19–38)3013 (10–15)c38 (29–52)4.636 (33–39)
Olyset Net013,99461 (57–65)a3 (0–10)2616 (12–21)c24 (0–42)1.875 (71–79)
2023,91866 (58–74)a0 (0–8)2617 (15–19)c19 (10–29)3.748 (44–53)
Olyset Duo02,96525 (19–30)d60 (50–70)236 (4–8)b71 (62–80)0.494 (88–100)
2012,44055 (51–58)e13 (7–19)2212 (8–15)c43 (29–62)1.678 (74–82)

*Values down a column bearing the same superscript are not significantly different at the 5% level (P > 0.05). Kruskal-Wallis test.