Anopheles lutzii Cruz, 1901

NEOTROPICAL REGION

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Etymology: Adolfo Lutz.

Type locality: Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas, Rio de Janeiro (Guanabara), Brazil.

Type depositoryInstituto Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (IOC)

TAXONOMIC KEYS

Sallum, et al. 2020

 

 

WRBU LUCID KEYS

 

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WRBU - Genera - Global - Adult

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WRBU - Genera - Global - Larva

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WRBU - Genera - Neotropical - Adult

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WRBU - Genera - Neotropical - Larva

Exemplar DNA sequences

All Anopheles lutzii sequences

Associated Pathogens

 

DISTRIBUTION NOTES

Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay, Peru.

 

IMPORTANT REFERENCES

Cruz 1901: 423 (F*, L, E*)

Davis 1926 (F*)

Ramos 1937: 215 (M*)

Galvão 1941b: 521 (M*, F*, P*, L*, E*)

Romeo Viamonte & Castro 1951: 313 (F*)

Calderón et al. 1995 (distribution; Peru)

Forattini et al. 1998: 259 (E*)

Nagaki et al. 2011: 375 (M*, F, P, L*; redescr.)

 

CURRENT SYNONYMS

syn. nigra Theobald

1907: 78 (M, P*; Myzorhynchella).  Type locality: Cantareira (São Paulo), Brazil (NHMUK).  References:  Belkin 1968b: 10 (lectotype designation).

 

CURRENT SUBSPECIES

None

 

CITED REFERENCES

Belkin, J.N. (1968b). Mosquito studies (Diptera, Culicidae). IX. The type specimens of New World mosquitoes in European museums. Contributions of the American Entomological Institute, 3(4), 1–69.

Calderón Falero, G., Fernández, R., & Valle, J. (1995). Especiés de la fauna anofelina, su distribución y algunas consideraciones sobre su abundancia e infectividad en el Perú. Revista Peruana de epidmiología, 8(1), 5–23.

Cruz, O.G. (1901). Contribuição para o estudo dos culicidios do Rio de Janeiro. Brazil-Medico, 14(43), 423–426.

Davis, N.C. (1926). Notes on the female hypopygia of anopheline mosquitoes, with special reference to some Brazilian species. American Journal of Hygiene, 6(March suppl.), 1–22.

Forattini, O.P., Sallum, M.A.M., Bergo, E.S., & Flores, D.C. (1998). Ultrastructure of eggs of Anopheles rondoni, Anopheles lutzii, and Anopheles parvus, three species of the subgenus Nyssorhynchus. Journal of the American Mosquito Contol Association, 14(3), 256–265.

Galvão, A.L.A. (1941b). Contribuição ao conhecimento das espécies de Myzorhynchella (Diptera, Culicidae). Arquivos de zoologia do estado de São Paulo, 2(18), 505–576.

Nagaki, S.S., da Silva, A.M., & Sallum, M.A.M. (2011). Redescription of Anopheles (Nyssorhynchus) lutzii, and resurrection of Anopheles guarani from synonymy with An. lutzii (Diptera: Culicidae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 104(3), 374–388.

Ramos, A.S. (1937). Descripção do macho de Nyssorhynchus (Myzorhynchella) lutzi (Cruz, 1901). Archivos de higiene e saúde pública (São Paulo), 2(3), 215–218, 215 plates.

Romeo Viamonte, J.M., & Castro, M. (1951). Estudio de la morfología de la armadura faringea de algunos anofilinos (Dipt. Culic.). Revista de sanidad e higiene pública, 25, 313–330.

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 

Theobald, F.V. (1907). A monograph of the Culicidae of the World (Vol. 5). London, England: British Museum (Natural History).

 

CITE THIS PAGE

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