Accession Number:

ADA505022

Title:

Anopheles (Anopheles) Lesteri Biases and Hu (Diptera: Culicidae): Neotype Designation and Description

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

WALTER REED ARMY INST OF RESEARCH SILVER SPRING MD DEPT OF ENTOMOLOGY

Report Date:

2005-06-30

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

The Asian malaria vector. Anopheles Anopheles lesteri Baisas and Hu. 1936. is described with illustrations of the larval and pupal stages. adult female, and the male genitalia. Taxonomic and related literature records, diagnostic features. distribution, rDNA ITS2 sequence. bionomics. and medical importance of An. lesteri are included. A neotype female for the species from near the original type locality in Luzon. Philippines, is designated.

Subject Categories:

  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Ecology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE