Accession Number:

ADA512360

Title:

Anopheles (Nyssorhynchus) trinkae, a New Species in the Albimanus Section (Diptera: Culicidae)

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

WALTER REED ARMY INST OF RESEARCH WASHINGTON DC DEPARTMENT OF ENTOMOLOGY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1979-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

A new species, Anopheles Nys. trinkae Faran, in the Oswaldoi Complex of the Albimanus Section is described and illustrated. Anopheles trinkae has been collected along the eastern slope of the Andes from Villavicencio, Colombia, south to Puyo, Ecuador, in a variety of ground pool-lake-stream margin habitats. An. nuneztovari and together these 2 species form the sister group of An. rangeli.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE