Annotated checklist and review of the mosquito species (Diptera: Culicidae) in Sri Lanka

  title={Annotated checklist and review of the mosquito species (Diptera: Culicidae) in Sri Lanka},
  author={Nayana Gunathilaka},
  journal={Journal of Insect Biodiversity},
  • N. Gunathilaka
  • Published 3 October 2018
  • Biology
  • Journal of Insect Biodiversity
Mosquito borne diseases remains as an importance source of morbidity and mortality in Sri Lanka. To better control vectors which transmit the diseases, updated list of the species present in the county is imperative. It is also vital in documenting the diversity of the family Culicidae. Original records were collected from a literature review to compile a list of the species recorded in Sri Lanka. This work illustrates the updated list of mosquito species in Sri Lanka and their current… 

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