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Table 6 Model comparisons for predicting the presence of water, Anopheles species larvae, and An. arabiensis larvae.

From: Identifying malaria vector breeding habitats with remote sensing data and terrain-based landscape indices in Zambia

Presence Contrast GLM/GLMM SRTM/ASTER AIC ΔAIC
Water Random GLM SRTM 306.6 31.3
Water Random GLM ASTER 366.2 90.9
Water Random GLMM SRTM 275.3 -
Water Random GLMM ASTER 298.7 23.4
Anopheles Random GLM SRTM 238.4 13.4
Anopheles Random GLM ASTER 297.4 72.4
Anopheles Random GLMM SRTM 225 -
Anopheles Random GLMM ASTER 252.1 27.1
An. arabiensis Random GLM SRTM 82.2 -
An. arabiensis Random GLM ASTER 110.8 28.6
An. arabiensis Random GLMM SRTM 84.2 2
An. arabiensis Random GLMM ASTER 112.1 29.9
Anopheles spp. Water GLM SRTM 234.9 26.7
Anopheles spp. Water GLM ASTER 241.9 33.7
Anopheles spp. Water GLMM SRTM 208.2 -
Anopheles spp. Water GLMM ASTER 213.7 5.5
An. arabiensis Water GLM SRTM 151.9 -
An. arabiensis Water GLM ASTER 153.4 1.5
An. arabiensis Water GLMM SRTM 153.9 2
An. arabiensis Water GLMM ASTER 155.4 3.5