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Table 1 Effects of infection by Metarhizium anisopliae GZP-1 on male and female Glossina fuscipes fuscipes ability to acquire Trypanosoma congolense after 4 days post-exposure. Only M. anisopliae GZP-1 was used for this study

From: Metarhizium anisopliae infection reduces Trypanosoma congolense reproduction in Glossina fuscipes fuscipes and its ability to acquire or transmit the parasite

Treatments Sex ratio Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4
GZP-1 % Male 100a 50a 30a 20a
% Female 90a 60a 40a 30a
χ2   0.85 1.47 2.31 3.24
P value   0.3558 0.2249 0.1282 0.07186
Control % Male 100a 90a 70a 50a
% Female 100a 90a 80a 60a
χ2   0.00 0.00 1.08 1.47
P value   1.00 1.00 0.2987 0.2249
  1. Within columns and for each treatment, means followed by the same lower case letters are not significantly different at P < 0.05 (Chi-square test)