Interspecific associations among anophelines in different breeding habitats of Kheda district Gujarat: Part II--Non-canal area.

@article{Bhatt1993InterspecificAA,
  title={Interspecific associations among anophelines in different breeding habitats of Kheda district Gujarat: Part II--Non-canal area.},
  author={R N Bhatt and Ramesh Chandra Sharma and Harish Chandra Srivastava and A S Gautam and Devendra Kumar Gupta},
  journal={Indian journal of malariology},
  year={1993},
  volume={30 2},
  pages={91-100}
}
A total of 25,858 anophelines comprising 15 species emerged from 1104 samples of immatures from 9 breeding habitats surveyed for one year in six villages representing the non-canal area of Kheda district. Species diversity and homogeneity were maximum in seepage drains. An. annularis, An. barbirostris, An. culicifacies, An. stephensi and An. subpictus were ubiquitous. Interspecific associations occurred more commonly in habitats representing the stable ecosystem. Community groups of anophelines… CONTINUE READING