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Table 3 Summary of Plasmodium spp. infection in the thorax and abdomen in the collected mosquitoes

From: Prevalence of human and non-human primate Plasmodium parasites in anopheline mosquitoes: a cross-sectional epidemiological study in Southern Vietnam

  No. of mosquitoes infected
Infection Plasmodium spp. Total Thorax Abdomen
Single (37) Pf 14 7 7
Pv 5 3 2
Pin 10 4 6
Pcy 6 5 1
Pct 1 0 1
Pfil 1 0 1
Double (8) Pf, Pv 2 0 2
Pf, Pk 1 1 0
Pf, Pin 1 0 1
Pv, Pin 3 3 0
Pin, Pct 1 1 0
Triple (4) Pv, Pin, Pcy 3 3 0
Pv, Pin, Pct 1 1 0
No. of PCR-positive   49 28 21
No. of PCR-negative   1349 1370 1377
No. of samples analysed   1398 1398 1398
  1. Pf, Plasmodium falciparum; Pv, P. vivax; Pin, P. inui; Pcy, P. cynomolgi; Pct, P. coatneyi; Pfil, P. fieldi; Pk, P. knowlesi