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Table 1 The mean number of Anopheles arabiensis larvae collected (mean ± SE) per 20 dips in paddies and canals identified using field sampled and QuickBird 0.61 m visible and near infra-red (NIR) data

From: Remote and field level quantification of vegetation covariates for malaria mapping in three rice agro-village complexes in Central Kenya

Village habitat type No. of habitat Proportion positive for Anopheleslarvae 1st instars 2nd instars 3rd instars 4th instars Pupae
Kangichiri Paddy 160 57.1 1.64 ± 0.38 1.18 ± 0.25 0.24 ± 0.13 0.00 ± 0.00 0.40 ± 0.13
  Canal 135 42.9 2.28 ± 1.16 0.99 ± 0.25 0.17 ± 0.10 0.07 ± 0.03 0.17 ± 0.05
Kiuria Paddy 122 62.8 5.50 ± 2.00 1.83 ± 0.59 0.14 ± 0.07 0.37 ± 0.35 0.27 ± 0.11
  Canal 69 37.2 3.66 ± 0.85 2.59 ± 0.85 0.40 ± 0.10 0.04 ± 0.03 0.19 ± 0.09
Rurumi Paddy 106 68.6 1.42 ± 0.34 1.12 ± 0.45 0.08 ± 0.04 0.05 ± 0.03 0.16 ± 0.11
  Canal 98 31.4 0.59 ± 0.12 0.23 ± 0.07 0.11 ± 0.04 0.01 ± 0.01 0.04 ± 0.02