anopheline


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any mosquito of the genus Anopheles

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israelensis and Bacillus sphaericus formulations against Afrotropical anophelines in Western Kenya.
Landscape determinants and remote sensing of anopheline mosquito larval habitats in the western Kenya highlands.
It has been reported that the numbers collected outdoors and indoors cannot be compared directly because of the fact that adult anophelines could be collected from houses or cattle sheds with less effort, as the adult tend to become concentrated in indoor resting shelters whereas the effort required is disproportionately more in outdoor shelters as the adults are scattered over wide areas (11,16).
During the summer of 1935 Johnson used light traps to attract and captured several species of anopheline mosquitoes from the Walnut Log/RLBS vicinity (Fig.
Anopheles subpictus is a house-frequenting mosquito among the anophelines reported from various parts of the world.
Index measures the stability of malaria transmission based on ecological factors and the biological properties of the anopheline (mosquito) species of that region.
Malaria is a tropical disease transmitted by the bite of anopheline mosquitoes.
The area in which I practiced in Africa was, of course, malarious, but DDT was not used to protect the people from the dangerous predations of anopheline mosquitoes, and no substitute for it had (or has) yet been found.
Examples are: pathogenic micro-organisms in human excreta; airborne pathogens such as those responsible for acute respiratory infections and tuberculosis; and disease vectors such as the malaria-carrying anopheline mosquitoes.
In addition, genetic "fingerprinting" research on anopheline mosquitoes has helped in identifying those species most likely to transmit malaria.
The device is especially useful in helping them determine which species is the primary vector in any given area, and this is important because each species of anopheline can have a very different biology.
A primary reason is that the local predominant anopheline species is A.
Studies on anopheline fauna and malaria incidence in Dhansiripar PHC of Dimapur, Nagaland.