Volume 27, Number 12—December 2021
Potential Mosquito Vectors for Shuni Virus, South Africa, 2014–2018
|Species||No. assayed||No. pools positive/no. pools tested||Infection rate, % (95% CI)*|
|Culex theileri||508||1/22||1.9 (0.1–9.0)|
|Mansonia africana||340||3/13||8.7 (2.6–23.3)|
|Aedes subargenteus||1||1/1||Not applicable†|
|Ae. mcintoshi||3,653||1/87||0.3 (0.0–1.3)|
*Maximum-likelihood estimation: no. positive/no. mosquitoes assayed × 1,000. †When all pools tested were positive for Shuni virus, the likelihood methods failed.
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