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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11 The anopheles stephensi and anopheles culicifacies are the confirmed vector of malaria in Pakistan.
The scientists have found that the female Anopheles culicifacies mosquito produces a range of plant proteins that give it a competitive advantage in a number of different ways, such as metabolising the nectar that it feeds on, and surviving adverse environmental conditions.
Anopheles culicifacies the purported primary vector in the Punjab province was found more or less disappeared by September whereas Anopheles stephensi was found more abundant and more common in KPK (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa) than Anopheles culicifacies20.
Anopheles culicifacies breeds mainly in pools formed in streams and riverbeds, the most productive breeding sites of An.
Multiple host feeding in field populations of Anopheles culicifacies and An.
Vector Incrimination Studies and Observation on Species A and B of The Taxon Anopheles culicifacies.
Transcriptional analysis of an immune-responsive serine protease from Indian malarial vector, Anopheles culicifacies.
Multiple resistance to DDT and other insecticides in the major vector Anopheles culicifacies is present in many parts of the country (59) and has reportedly caused a major loss in effectiveness of intervention (60).
Persistance of DDT, malathion & deltamethrin resistance in Anopheles culicifacies after their sequential withdrawal from indoor residual sparying in Surat district, India.
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.