Anopheles calderoni Wilkerson, 1991

NEOTROPICAL REGION

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Etymology: Guillermo Calderón Falero

Type locality: Salitral, Department of Piura, Peru

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

TAXONOMIC KEYS

Becker et al. 2010

 

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 calderoni DNA sequences

 

DISTRIBUTION NOTES

Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela.

 

IMPORTANT REFERENCES

Wilkerson 1991: 25 (M*, F*, P*, L*)

Rubio-Palis & Moreno 2003: 159 (distribution; Venezuela)

González et al. 2010 (F*, L; molecular taxonomy, morphometrics, distribution; Colombia, Ecuador, Peru)

Becker et al. 2010: 374 (F*, L*; key, taxonomy, distribution, bionomics)

Bourke et al. 2018 (molecular taxonomy; as s.l.)

 

CURRENT SYNONYMS

None

 

CURRENT SUBSPECIES

None

 

CITED REFERENCES

Becker, N., Petrić, D., Zgomba, M., Boase, C., Madon, M., Dahl, C., & Kaiser, A. (2010). Mosquitoes and their control (2nd ed.). Berlin, Germany: Springer-Verlag.

Bourke, B.P., Conn, J.E., de Oliveira, T.M.P., Chaves, L.S.M., Bergo, E.S., Laporta, G.Z., & Sallum, M.A.M. (2018). Exploring malaria vector diversity on the Amazon Frontier. Malaria Journal, 17, 342.

González, C.R., & Sallum, M.A.M. (2010). Anopheles (Nyssorhynchus) atacamensis (Diptera: Culicidae), a new species from northern Chile. Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 105(1), 13–24.

Rubio-Palis, Y., & Moreno, J. (2003). Primer registro de Anopheles (Anopheles) calderoni (Diptera: Culicidae) en Venezuela. Entomotropica, 18(2), 159–161.

Wilkerson, R.C. (1991). Anopheles (Anopheles) calderoni n. sp., a malaria vector of the Arribalzagia Series from Peru (Diptera: Culicidae). Mosquito Systematics, 23(1), 25–38.

 

CITE THIS PAGE

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