Anopheles anomalophyllus Komp, 1936

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Etymology: uneven leaf (Gr); unusual aedeagal leaflets.

Type locality: Wenham’s Farm, near Almirante, Panama.

Type depository: U.S. National Museum, Washington, D.C., United States (USNM)

TAXONOMIC KEYS

Sallum, et al. 2020

 

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Exemplar DNA sequences

None

 

DISTRIBUTION NOTES

Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Panama.

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IMPORTANT REFERENCES

Komp 1936d: 163 (M*, L)

Kumm 1941: 91 (E*)

Komp 1942: 75 (F), 125 (L), 161 (M*)

Faran 1980: 95 (M*, F*, P*, L*; keys, taxonomy, bionomics, distribution)

 

CURRENT SYNONYMS

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CURRENT SUBSPECIES

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CITED REFERENCES

Komp, W.H.W. (1936d). Anopheles (Nyssorhynchus) anomalophyllus, a new species of Anopheles from Panama and Costa Rica (Dipt., Culicidae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 38(7), 160–164.

Kumm, H.W. (1941). The eggs of some Costa Rican anophelines. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 21(1), 91–102.

Komp, W.H.W. (1942). The anopheline mosquitoes of the Caribbean Region. National Institute of Health Bulletin, 179. Washington, DC: US Government Printing Office.

Faran, M.E. (1980). Mosquito studies (Diptera: Culicidae). XXXIV. A revision of the Albimanus section of the subgenus Nyssorhynchus of Anopheles. Contributions of the American Entomological Institute, 15(7), 1–215.

Sallum, M.A.M., Obando, R.G., Carrejo, N. et al. Identification key to the Anopheles mosquitoes of South America (Diptera: Culicidae). III. Male genitalia. Parasites Vectors 13542 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1186/s13071-020-04300-1 

 

CITE THIS PAGE

Walter Reed Biosystematics Unit (Year). Anopheles anomalophyllus species page. Walter Reed Biosystematics Unit Website, http://wrbu.si.edu/mosquitoes/vectorspecies/anomalophyllus, accessed on [date (e.g. 03 February 2020) when you last viewed the site].