Use of morphological characters in the study of Simulium damnosum s.l. populations in West Africa.

@article{Garms1978UseOM,
  title={Use of morphological characters in the study of Simulium damnosum s.l. populations in West Africa.},
  author={Rolf Garms},
  journal={Tropenmedizin und Parasitologie},
  year={1978},
  volume={29 4},
  pages={483-91}
}
  • Rolf Garms
  • Published 1978 in Tropenmedizin und Parasitologie
Morphological characters were tested which could be used to compare and to associate Stimulium damnosum s.l. populations reinvading the area of the Onchocerciasis Control Programme in the Volta River basin with those of potential source areas. The savanna cytospecies S. damnosum s.str. and S. sirbanum could be distinguished from the forest species S… CONTINUE READING