Psyche: A Journal of Entomology / 2014 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

A Survey of Bedbug (Cimex lectularius) Infestation in Some Homes and Hostels in Gboko, Benue State, Nigeria

Table 1

Sex and growth stage of bedbugs (Cimex lectularius) collected from homes in Gboko.

Location
Gboko
Number of homes inspectedNumber of homes infested (%)Males (%)Females (%)Nymphs (%)Total number of bedbugs (%)Eggs (%)

Central10712 (11.2)42 (31.8)30 (22.7)60 (45.5)132 (18.7)313 (16.6)
East1017 (6.9)2 (24.2)18 (19.8)51 (56.0)91 (12.9)273 (14.5)
West11820 (16.9)50 (27.5)60 (33.0)72 (40.0)182 (25.8)401 (21.3)
North13238 (28.8)73 (33.0)67 (30.3)81 (36.7)221 (31.3)701 (37.2)
South1429 (6.3)36 (45.6)15 (19.0)28 (35.4)79 (11.2)196 (10.4)

Total600862231902927051884 (100)

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