Also, dengue mosquitoes thrive in clean, stagnant water while the culex and armigeres
live in polluted water.
In contrast with dengue mosquitoes who bite during the day, the culex and Armigeres
mosquitoes bite at night.
of clusters % positive positive (n = 70) clusters Aedes 61 87 Culex 15 21 Anopheles 6 9 Armigeres
26 37 Others (Lutzia fuscanus) 2 3 Table 2.
Taxonomic identification revealed fifteen species of mosquitoes belonging to five genera Culex, Anopheles, Aedes, Culiseta and Armigeres
B2, R1, scutellaris(Walker) R2 Armigeres
) R1, W1 subalbatus (Coquillett) Anopheles (Anopheles) B1, R1, baezaiGater R2, W3 An.
obturbans, Anopheles maculatus maculates, An.
Six species each belonging to genus Culex and Anopheles, two species to genus Aedes and one species each to genus Armigeres
and genus Mansonia were collected.
In certain situations, Armigeres
subalbatus co-inhabited with Ae.
uniformis and Armigeres
subalbatus collected from the study area.