Malaria vectors in the Brazilian amazon: Anopheles of the subgenus Nyssorhynchus.

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Various species of Anopheles (Nyssorhynchus) were studied in the Amazon with the objective of determining their importance as malaria vectors. Of the 33 known Anopheles species occurring in the Amazon, only 9 were found to be infected with Plasmodium. The different species of this subgenus varied both in diversity and density in the collection areas. The… (More)

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@article{Tadei2000MalariaVI, title={Malaria vectors in the Brazilian amazon: Anopheles of the subgenus Nyssorhynchus.}, author={Wanderli Pedro Tadei and B Dutary Thatcher}, journal={Revista do Instituto de Medicina Tropical de Sao Paulo}, year={2000}, volume={42 2}, pages={87-94} }