Accession Number:

ADA591358

Title:

Anopheles (Cellia) dirus, a New Species of the Leucosphyrus Group from Thailand (Diptera: Culicidae)

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

ARMED FORCES RESEARCH INST OF MEDICAL SCIENCES APO SAN FRANCISCO 96346

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1979-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

Anopheles Cellia dirus, a new species of the Zeucosphyrus group and a probable major vector of malaria in Thailand, is described and illustrated in the adult, pupal and larval stages. Comparisons are made between this species and An. Cel balabacensis Baisas, the name, which until now, has been commonly applied to dirus.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE