Sir Patrick Manson

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Scottish physician who discovered that elephantiasis is spread by mosquitos and suggested that mosquitos also spread malaria (1844-1922)


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Ofomaja, Kinetic Study and Sorption Mechanism of Methylene Blue and Methyl Violet onto Mansonia (Mansonia Altissima) Wood Sawdust, Chem.
Four mosquito species were found in surveyed localities, namely, Mansonia africana (34.63%), Culex quinquefasciatus (32.95%), Anopheles gambiae s.l.
It is mainly transmitted by the mosquito of the genera Mansonia and Anopheles, for example, Mansonia uniformis and Anopheles barbirostris, which are present in Singapore [54, 55].
Different species of the genera Aedes, Anopheles, Culex, Culiseta, Mansonia, and Armigeres have been implicated in the transmission of D.
larvae were found to influence the quantity of blood ingested, survivorship and the time lag between feeding and egg-laying in female mosquito species of Mansonia uniformiss (Rejendran and Prasad, 1992).
Mosquitoes of the genera Culex, Anopheles, Culiseta, Mansonia and Aedes may act as vectors.
A total of 43 mosquito taxa were collected from PHP NBCA in 9 genera (Aedes, Anopheles, Culex, Heizmannia, Mansonia, Orthopodomyia, Topomyia, Toxorhynchites, Tripteroides).
Ofomaja, "Kinetic study and sorption mechanism of methylene blue and methyl violet onto mansonia (Mansonia altissima) wood sawdust," Chemical Engineering Journal, vol.
Ofomaja and Ho [69] studied the effects of temperatures and pH on methylviolet biosorption by mansonia wood sawdust.
> Mansonia Species: The Mansonia species are the vectors of Brugia malayi filariasis in India.