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Rapid assessment of cataract blindness in an urban district of Gujarat
Purpose: To estimate the prevalence of bilateral cataract blindness in persons ≥50 years of age in Ahmedabad district, Gujarat. Methods: A total of 1,962 persons ≥50 years of age were examined inExpand
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MOSQUITOES OF THE MANGROVE FORESTS OF INDIA: PART 1—BHITARKANIKA, ORISSA
ABSTRACT In this first paper of a series on mosquitoes of the mangrove forests of India, details of mosquito species recorded in Bhitarkanika, Orissa, are presented. Forty-three species of mosquitoesExpand
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MOSQUITO COLLECTIONS IN THE JEYPORE HILL TRACTS OF ORISSA, INDIA, WITH NOTES ON THREE NEW COUNTRY RECORDS, CULEX (LOPHOCERAOMYIA) PILIFEMORALIS, CULEX (LOPHOCERAOMYIA) WILFREDI, AND HEIZMANNIA
ABSTRACT The occurrence of Culex (Lophoceraomyia) pilifermoralis, Cx. (Lop.) wilfredi, and Heizmannia (Heizmannia) chengi is reported for the first time from India from mosquito collections made inExpand
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A LIST OF THE MOSQUITOES HOUSED IN THE MOSQUITO MUSEUM AT THE VECTOR CONTROL RESEARCH CENTRE, PONDICHERRY, INDIA
ABSTRACT The establishment of a mosquito museum at the Vector Control Research Centre, Pondicherry, India, is reported. The collection at present contains more than 14,800 adult mosquitoes, includingExpand
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MOSQUITOES OF THE MANGROVE FORESTS OF INDIA: PART SIX – KUNDAPUR, KARNATAKA AND KANNUR, KERALA
ABSTRACT Mosquitoes of 26 species belonging to 16 subgenera and 11 genera were recorded in the Kundapur mangroves of Karnataka, and 17 species belonging to 11 subgenera and 7 genera were recorded inExpand
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MOSQUITOES OF THE MANGROVE FORESTS OF INDIA: PART 5–CHORAO, GOA, AND VIKHROLI, MAHARASHTRA
ABSTRACT Mosquitoes of 14 species belonging to 9 subgenera and 9 genera were recorded in Chorao mangroves of Goa, and 12 species belonging to 9 subgenera and 7 genera in the mangroves of Vikhroli,Expand
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Aedes fumidus and Aedes amesii in mangrove forests of India--two new country records.
We report the first records of Aedes fumidus and Ae. amesii from India based on collections made in mangrove forests of Bhitarkanika in Orissa, Sunderbans, in West Bengal, and Andaman and NicobarExpand
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MOSQUITOES OF THE MANGROVE FORESTS OF INDIA: PART 2—SUNDARBANS, WEST BENGAL
ABSTRACT Mosquitoes of 19 species belonging to 9 subgenera and 6 genera, Aedes, Aedeomyia, Anopheles, Armigeres, Culex, and Mansonia, were recorded in Sundarbans mangrove forest in West Bengal,Expand
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Systematic List of the Species Added to the Mosquito Museum at the Vector Control Research Centre, Pondicherry, India
Abstract Mosquito species housed in the mosquito museum at the Vector Control Research Centre, Pondicherry, India, were increased from 181 to 266 species belonging to 22 genera. The systematic listExpand
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MOSQUITOES OF THE MANGROVE FORESTS OF INDIA: PART FOUR – CORINGA, ANDHRA PRADESH
ABSTRACT Mosquitoes of 12 species belonging to 5 subgenera and 9 genera—Aedes, Anopheles, Culex, Diceromyia, Lorrainea, Rhinoskusea, Stegomyia, Toxorhynchites, and Verrallina—were recorded in theExpand
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