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Table 1 Temperature dependent parameters [13]

From: Spatial panorama of malaria prevalence in Africa under climate change and interventions scenarios

Variables Definition Mathematical expression Estimate of parameters
a Biting rate cT(T − T0) (T m  − T)1/2 c = 0.000203; T m  = 42.3; T0 = 11.7
ϕ Vector competence qT2 + rT + s q = − 0.54; r = 25.2; s = − 206
δ Adult mortality rate [ln(qT2 + rT + s)]−1 q = − 0.000828; r = 0.0367; s = 0.522
PDR Parasite development rate cT(T − T0) (T m  − T)1/2 c = 0.000111; T m  = 34.4; T0 = 14.7
EFD Eggs laid per adult female per day qT2 + rT + s q = − 0.153; r = 8.61; s = − 97.7
P EA Egg-to-adult survival probability qT2 + rT + s q = − 0.00924; r = 0.453; s = − 4.77
MDR Mosquito development rate cT(T − T0) (T m  − T)1/2 C = 0.000111; T m  = 34; T0 = 14.7
  1. More details about the derivation and errors calculations can also be found in supplementary materials [13]