Anopheles bambusicolus Komp, 1937

ORIENTAL REGION

Family
Subfamily
Genus
Subgenus

 

Etymology: bamboo inhabitant (L).

Type locality: La Union, Meta, Colombia

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

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

None

 

DISTRIBUTION NOTES

Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela.

 

IMPORTANT REFERENCES

Komp 1937b: 515 (F, L)

Coutinho 1946a (M*)

Lane 1953: 281 (M*, F, L)

Komp 1956: 40 (taxonomy)

Stone & Knight 1956b: 276 (type information, lectotype designation)

Zavortink 1973: 18 (M*, F*, P*, L*)

Linton et al. 2013 (bionomics, distribution; Ecuador)

 

CURRENT SYNONYMS

None

 

CURRENT SUBSPECIES

None

 

CITED REFERENCES

Coutinho, J.O. (1946a). Contribuição para o estudo do sub-gênero Kerteszia com a descrição do macho de Anopheles (Kerteszia) bambusicolus Komp, 1937. In Livro de Homenagem a R.F. d’Almeida (Vol. 13, pp. 149–154).

Komp, W.H.W. (1937b). The species of the subgenus Kerteszia of Anopheles (Diptera, Culicidae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 30(3), 492–529.

Komp, W.H.W. (1956). Notes on mosquitoes from an area of endemic yellow fever in Colombia (Diptera, Culicidae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 58(1), 37–42.

Lane, J. (1953). Neotropical Culicidae (Vols. I–II). São Paulo, Brazil: University of São Paulo.

Linton, Y.-M., Pecor, J.E., Porter, C.H., Mitchell, L.B., Garzón-Moreno, A., Foley, D H., . . . Wilkerson, R.C. (2013). Mosquitoes of eastern Amazonian Ecuador: Biodiversity, bionomics and barcodes. Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 108(Suppl. 1), 100–109.

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 

Stone, A., & Knight, K.L. (1956b). Type specimens of mosquitoes in the United States National Museum. III. The genera Anopheles and Chagasia (Diptera, Culicidae). Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences, 46(9), 276–280.

Zavortink, T.J. (1973). Mosquito studies (Diptera, Culicidae). XXIX. A review of the subgenus Kerteszia of Anopheles. Contributions of the American Entomological Institute, 9(3), 1–54.

 

CITE THIS PAGE

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