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Pyrethroid Resistance: Anopheles Species in Africa

  • Heinz Mehlhorn
Living reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-27769-6_4864-1
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    Anopheles arabiensis: Mozambique, Zimbabwe Ethiopia, Sudan, Chad, Cameroon, Madagascar?

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    Anopheles funestus: Mozambique, Swaziland

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    Anopheles gambiae: Chad, Cameroon, Uganda, Gabun, Ruanda, Kenya, Mali, Burkina-Faso, Ghana, Côte d’Ivore, Nigeria, Benin, Equatorial Guinea.



Anopheles Gambiae Anopheles Species 
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Further Reading

  1. Balkew M et al (2010) Insecticide resistance in Anopheles arabiensis from villages in Central, Northern and South West Ethiopia and detection of kdr mutation. Parasit Vectors 3:40–48CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  2. Ranson H et al (2011) Pyrethroid resistance in African anopheline mosquitoes. Trends Parasitol 27:91–98CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für Zoomorphologie, Zellbiologie und ParasitologieHeinrich-Heine-UniversitätDüsseldorfGermany