Mosquito (Diptera: Culicidae) Fauna of Qom Province, Iran

  title={Mosquito (Diptera: Culicidae) Fauna of Qom Province, Iran},
  author={Abedin Saghafipour and M R Abai and B Farzinnia and R Nafar and Hossin Ladonni and Shahyad Azari-Hamidian},
  booktitle={Journal of arthropod-borne diseases},
BACKGROUND There is very little information about the mosquito fauna of Qom Province, central Iran. By now only three species; Anopheles claviger, An. multicolor, and An. superpictus have been reported in the province. To study mosquito fauna and providing a primary checklist, an investigation was carried out on a collection of mosquitoes in this province. METHODS TO STUDY THE MOSQUITO (DIPTERA: Culicidae) fauna, larval collections were carried out from different habitats on 19 occasions… CONTINUE READING
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