Anopheles arthuri Unti, 1941

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Etymology: Arthur Costa Filho.

Type locality: Rio Paraiba São Paulo, Brazil.

Type depository: Non-existent (NE)

TAXONOMIC KEYS

Sallum, et al. 2020

 

WRBU LUCID KEYS

 

 adult mosquito key icon

WRBU - Genera - Global - Adult

 larval key icon

WRBU - Genera - Global - Larva

adult mosquito key icon

WRBU - Genera - Neotropical - Adult

larval key icon

WRBU - Genera - Neotropical - Larva

Exemplar DNA sequences

All Anopheles arthuri sequences

 

DISTRIBUTION NOTES

Brazil.

Distribution

 

 

IMPORTANT REFERENCES

Unti 1941: 9 (E*; strodei variety)

Faran 1980: 123 (from evansi variety to syn. with strodei)

Sallum et al. 2010 (M*, E*; phylogeny, taxonomy)

 

CURRENT SYNONYMS

syn. artigasi Unti

1941: 9 (E*; strodei variety). Type locality: Rio Paraiba, São Paulo, Brazil (NE). References.: Galvão 1943: 144 (synonymy); Faran 1980: 123 (from synonymy with arthuri to synonymy with strodei); Sallum et al. 2010 (synonomy with arthuri).

 

CURRENT SUBSPECIES

None

 

CITED REFERENCES

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.

Galvão, A.L.A. (1943). Chaves para a determinação das espécies do subgênero Nyssorhynchus do Brasil. Arquivos de higiene e saúde pública, 8(19), 141–162.

Sallum, M.A.M., Foster, P.G., dos Santos, C.L.S, Flores, D.C., Motoki, M.T., & Bergo, E.S. (2010). Resurrection of two species from synonymy of Anopheles (Nyssorhynchus) strodei Root, and characterization of a distinct morphological form from the Strodei Complex (Diptera: Culicidae). Journal of Medical Entomology, 47(4), 504–526.

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 

Unti, O. (1941). Anofelinos do vale do Rio Paraiba, Anopheles (Nyssorhynchus) strodei Root 1926, com a descrição de tres variedades novas. Serviço público de profilaxia en Malaria, 33, 3–18.

 

CITE THIS PAGE

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