Table 2 ZIKV-positive pools for the different mosquito species. CPE appearance times and Ct values by RT-qPCR.

From: Zika Virus in Salivary Glands of Five Different Species of Wild-Caught Mosquitoes from Mexico

Mosquitoes genera and species Number of mosquitoes Pools presenting CPE CPE (dpi) Ct mean values in RT-qPCR for ZIKV (SD)
Aedes aegypti 25 Male 2 10.50 (0.06)
Ae. aegypti 8 SG 3 14.14 (1.40)
MG 3 13.87 (0.67)
B 3 13.39 (0.35)
Ae. aegypti 3 SG 3 12.97 (1.07)
MG 3 14.19 (0.95)
B 3 14.26 (0.47)
Ae. vexans 1 SG 3 11.56 (0.91)
MG 3 12.17 (0.56)
B 3 13.74 (0.09)
Culex quinquefasciatus 25 Male 2 11.91 (1.18)
Cx. quinquefasciatus 16 SG 3 14.36 (0.33)
MG 3 14.32 (0.35)
B 3 14.01 (0.18)
Cx. quinquefasciatus 20 SG 3 12.76 (0.43)
MG 5 12.16 (0.51)
B 3 14.49 (0.14)
Cx. quinquefasciatus 25 SG 3 13.23 (0.55)
MG 3 12.76 (0.22)
B 3 12.59 (0.24)
Cx. quinquefasciatus 9 SG 1 12.91 (1.79)
MG 1 12.74 (0.22)
B 2 13.74 (0.79)
Cx. quinquefasciatus 3 SG 1 10.54 (0.71)
MG 3 11.80 (1.19)
B 2 14.74 (0.18)
Cx. coronator 2 SG 3 12.65 (2.69)
MG 3 13.26 (0.40)
B 3 13.56 (0.09)
Cx. tarsalis 3 SG 4 12.16 (0.58)
MG 4 11.86 (0.58)
B 1 13.89 (0.18)
  1. All RT-qPCR reactions were performed in triplicate. Ct mean and standard deviation were calculated. SG, salivary gland; MG, midgut; B, body; CPE, cytopathic effect; dpi, days post-inoculation; SD, standard deviation.