[Malaria, anopheles, the anti-malaria campaign in French Guyana: between dogmatism and judgment].

@article{Raccurt1997MalariaAT,
  title={[Malaria, anopheles, the anti-malaria campaign in French Guyana: between dogmatism and judgment].},
  author={Christian P Raccurt},
  journal={Medecine tropicale : revue du Corps de sante colonial},
  year={1997},
  volume={57 4},
  pages={401-6}
}
The recrudescence of malaria in French Guiana involves both border regions. One notes the predominance of Plasmodium falciparum along the Maroni River on the Surinam frontier and the transmission of both Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax in amerindian settlements along the Oyapock River on the Brazilian frontier. The main mosquito vector is the endoexophile species, Anopheles darlingi. The role of man-biting forest anophelines in malaria transmission is still unclear. At the present… CONTINUE READING