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Table 2 List of the most invasive insects/organisms controlled by plants

From: Anti-mosquito plants as an alternative or incremental method for malaria vector control among rural communities of Bagamoyo District, Tanzania

Sno. Swahili name Common english name Order No. of responses (%)
1 Mbu Mosquito Diptera 30 (30.3)
2 Nyoka Snake Squamata 15 (15.3)
3 Ng’e Scorpion Scorpiones 11 (11.1)
4 Buibui Spider Argiope 10 (10.1)
5 Siafu Army ant Hymenoptera 6 (6.1)
6 Kunguni Bed bug Hemiptera 6 (6.1)
7 Tandu Centipede Scolopendromorpha 6 (6.1)
8 Mende Cockroach Blattaria 4 (4.0)
9 Nyuki Bee Hymenoptera 4 (4.0)
10 Mchwa Termite Blattaria 3 (3.0)
11 Others    4 (4.0)