Anopheles culicifacies

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A·noph·e·les cu·li·ci·fa·'cies

a species that is a common malaria vector in India and Sri Lanka, China, and elsewhere in central and eastern Asia.
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Anopheles culicifacies breeds mainly in pools formed in streams and riverbeds, the most productive breeding sites of An.
Persistance of DDT, malathion & deltamethrin resistance in Anopheles culicifacies after their sequential withdrawal from indoor residual sparying in Surat district, India.
Multiple resistance to DDT and other insecticides in the major vector Anopheles culicifacies is present in many parts of the country (Dash et al.
Larvivorous fishes in well target the malaria vector sibling species of the Anopheles culicifacies complex in villages of Karnataka, India.
Studies of comparative infectivity of fifteen strains of Plasmodium vivax to laboratory-reared anopheline mosquitoes, with special reference to Anopheles culicifacies.
At that point, the eradication program stalled because, in spite of the cessation of the house-spraying program in 1963, DDT had been used in Sri Lanka in the interim for crop protection, with the result that Anopheles culicifacies, susceptible to DDT in 1963, was now resistant.
Role of Anopheles culicifacies during an outbreak of malaria in Garubandha PHC, Assam.
The tropicopolitan mosquito Anopheles culicifacies (Diptera: Culicidae) is the most important vector of malaria in India (1).
Impact of DDT and HCH spraying on malaria transmission in villages with DDT and HCH resistant Anopheles culicifacies.
camara against Aedes aegypti Linnaeus, Culex, quinquefasciatus Say, Anopheles culicifacies Giles, An.
However, the primary malaria vector Anopheles culicifacies, responsible for the transmission of 60-70 per cent of new cases of malaria in India (1) has developed multiple resistance to DDT, HCH and malathion.