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A monograph of the Anopheles mosquitoes of India

by S. P. James

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Published by Thacker Spīnk in Calcutta .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Anopheles,
    • Mosquitoes -- India

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby S. P. James and W. Glen Liston.
      ContributionsListon, William Glen, 1873-1950, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL536 .J3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination132 p. :
      Number of Pages132
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL234400M
      LC Control Numberagr05000639
      OCLC/WorldCa13772390

      Anopheles: [ ah-nof´ĕ-lēz ] a widely distributed genus of mosquitoes, comprising over species, many of which are important vectors of malaria. There are on average about species of mosquitoes in the United States and more than 2, species of mosquitoes in the rest of the world. Only a female Anopheles Mosquito will bite a human. Both female and male Anopheles Mosquito feed mainly on plant nectar and fruit, the female needs the protein in blood to help the female to develop their.

      generation Culex and Anopheles mosquitoes that overwinter as mated females. Pratt () used the same model species for the life cycle type in his classification system. This group of mosquitoes, including some members of the genera Culiseta and Uranotaenia, possesses eggs that are incapable of drying and are, thus. Anopheles stephensi is a primary mosquito vector of malaria in urban India and is included in the same subgenus as Anopheles gambiae, the primary malaria vector in Africa. A. gambiae consists of a complex of morphologically identical species of mosquitoes, along with all other major malaria vectors; however, A. stephensi has not yet been included in any of these : Culicidae.

        Anopheles mosquitoes of nine morphologically identified species were captured (n = ) during 12 catch-nights in August in Saketa village, Halmahera. These morphological species were Anopheles farauti, Anopheles hackeri, Anopheles indefinitus, Anopheles kochi, Anopheles punctulatus, Anopheles subpictus, Anopheles tessellatus, Anopheles vagus, and Cited by: 4. Malaria is transmitted from man to man by the female anopheles mosquito, one of the most capable vectors of human disease. Various species have been found to be the vectors in different parts of the world. A. gambiae complex is the chief vector in Africa and A. freeborni in N. Continue reading.


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Anopheles (/ ə ˈ n ɒ f ɪ l iː z /) is a genus of mosquito first described and named by J. Meigen in About species are recognised; while over can transmit human malaria, only 30–40 commonly transmit parasites of the genus Plasmodium, which cause malaria in humans in endemic areas.

Anopheles gambiae is one of the best known, because of its predominant role Class: Insecta. Anopheles culicifacies s.l. is widely distributed in India and has been recorded in all mainland zones including Kashmir and high elevations in the Himalayas (up to meters) except islands of Andaman & Nicobar and Lakshadweep [7,8,11].It is the most important vector in plains of rural India contributing % of reported cases annually [].

Cited by: Mosquito species Mosquitoes are known to spread vector borne diseases such as dengue and malaria. Learn more about the lifecycles and habits of. Anopheles mosquitoes are one of about 41 genera of mosquitoes that occur worldwide. Of the nearly 3, mosquito species, about are Anopheles.

The only country or region that does not have these mosquitoes is Antarctica. Life Cycle. Anopheles mosquitoes complete four distinctly different life stages during their development.

Anopheles mosquitoes are highly important insects due to their involvement in the transmission of human malaria and its devastating consequences in endemic countries worldwide. In alone, malaria was responsible for an estimateddeaths.

As the study of Anopheles species and populations is a key element for reaching the goal of malaria elimination, an enormous amount Cited by: The mosquito (Tropical monographs) by Goma, Lameck Kazembe Haza and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at M alaria is transmitted from man to man by the female anopheles mosquito, one of the most capable vectors of human disease.

Various species have been found to be the vectors in different parts of the world. gambiae complex is the chief vector in Africa and A. freeborni in N. 45 species of the mosquito have been found in India and A.

culicifacies, A. The parasites that cause malaria depend on Anopheles mosquitoes for transmission; because of this, mosquito population dynamics are a key determinant of malaria risk. Development and survival rates of both the Anopheles mosquitoes and the Plasmodium parasites that cause malaria depend on temperature, making this a potential driver of mosquito Cited by: A catalogue of Indian mosquitoes Article (PDF Available) in International Journal of Mosquito Research 50() June with 1, Reads How we measure 'reads'.

India contributes –2 million annual confirmed cases of malaria. Since both parasites and vectors are evolving rapidly, updated information on parasite prevalence in mosquitoes is important for vector management and disease control.

Possible new vector-parasite interactions in Goa, India were tested. A total of CDC traps were placed at four malaria. This project has been funded in whole or in part with Federal funds from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, under Contract No.

HHSNC. ANSWER Mosquitoes of the genus Anopheles are responsible for all transmission of malaria in mammals, including to humans. They are night-feeding mosquitoes, usually biting between dusk and dawn, though they may also be active during the day in heavily shaded environments.

Like all mosquitoes, Anopheles are usually found either as freshwater. Implications for transmission. The reproductive rate of the malaria parasite (which provides a measure of transmission intensity) is captured in the Ross-MacDonald framework, R 0 =ma 2 bce-ps /pr [], [].In this equation, ‘m’ is the ratio of vectors to humans, ‘a’ the mosquito biting frequency, ‘b’ the efficiency at which the parasite passes from mosquito to human, ‘c’ the Cited by:.

The identification and geographical distribution of Anopheles mosquitoes, prevalence of sibling species and their role in malaria transmission, taxonomy, biology and ecology of malaria vectors are of particu-lar interest in the Region.

This research has been neglected, but is presently being reconsidered in orderFile Size: 1MB.Anopheles mosquitoes -- members of the genus that carries malaria parasites -- are common almost everywhere in the United States and, for that matter, in Author: Ellen Ruppel Shell.

Among six dominant mosquito vector species involved in malaria transmission in India, Anopheles minimus is a major species in northeast India and held responsible for focal disease outbreaks characterized by high-rise of Plasmodium falciparum infections and attributable death cases.

It has been now genetically characterized that among the three-member species Cited by: 9.