Encyclopedia of Parasitology

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| Editors: Heinz Mehlhorn

Malaria Vectors: Important Anopheles Species

  • Heinz MehlhornEmail author
Living reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-27769-6_5108-1

North American zone

A. quadrimaculatus

Central American zone

A. albimanus

South American zone

A. albitarsis

North Eurasian zone

A. atroparvus

Mediterranean zone

A. atroparvus

Afro-Arabian zone

A. sergenti

Afrotropical zone

A. gambiae

Indo-Iranian zone

A. fluviatilis

Indo-Chinese zone

A. dirus

Malaysian zone

A. dirus

Chinese zone

A. anthropophagus

Australian zone

A. faranti


Malaria Vector Anopheles Species 
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Further Reading

  1. Lane RP, Crosskey RW (1993) Medical insects and arachnids. Chapman Hall, LondonGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

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