Anopheles stephensi


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A·noph·e·les ste·phen's·i

a widespread species that is an important vector of malaria in Asia.

Anopheles stephensi

A species found primarily on the Indian subcontinent and a vector for falciparum malaria.
See also: Anopheles
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Resistance status of the malaria vector mosquitoes Anopheles stephensi and Anopheles subpictus towards adulticides and larvicides in arid and semi-arid areas of India.
Neogy BP and Sen AK (1962): Anopheles stephensi as a malaria carrier in rural Bengal.
Insecticidal, repellent and oviposition-deterrent activity of selected essential oils against Anopheles stephensi, Aedes aegypti and Culex quinquefasciatus.
Additionally, the ethanolic extract of the whole plant has been reported to have significant mosquiticidal (larvicidal, pupicidal, adulticidal) activity against Anopheles stephensi (Kuppusamy and Murugan, 2009).
Antigenicity and epitope prediction of APN amplified sequence in Anopheles stephensi Peptide MHC I length 10 Syfpeithi Pos Sequence A * A * A * A * A * B * 0301 1101 2402 2601 6801 3801 694 CTGGCTGTCR 10.
Larvicidal efficacy of medicinal plant extracts against Anopheles stephensi and Culex quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae).
For their experiments, the scientists used Anopheles stephensi, a species that is an important malaria vector throughout the Indian subcontinent.
Anti-larvicidal activity has been described of petroleum ether extract of leaves and chloroform extract of bark against the mosquito vectors, Aedes aegypti, Culex quiquefasciatus, and Anopheles stephensi (Mathew et al.
The research, published in Insect Molecular Biology, led by associate professor Shigeto Yoshida from the Jichi Medical University in Japan, targets the saliva gland of the Anopheles stephensi mosquitoes, the main vectors of human malaria.
Studies on effects of Pelargonium citrosa leaf extracts on malarial vector Anopheles stephensi Liston.
I describe here an application of a video technique used to study the behavioural time budgets of the larvae of three mosquito species, namely Aedes albopictus, Culex pipiens and Anopheles stephensi.