Anopheles rangeli Gabaldón, Cova García & Lopez, 1940

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Etymology: Rafael Rangel.

Type locality: Puerto Cabello, Carabobo, Venezuela

Type depository: Museo de Division de Malariologia, Caracas, Venezuela [Now DERM] (MDM)

TAXONOMIC KEYS

Deane, L.M. et al. 1946

Causey et al. 1946

Deane, M.P. et al. 1946

Faran 1980: 99 

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

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WRBU - Genera - Neotropical - Larva

Exemplar DNA sequences

All Anopheles rangeli sequences

 

DISTRIBUTION NOTES

Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela.

 

IMPORTANT REFERENCES

Gabaldón, Cova García & Lopez 1940: 13 (M*, P*, L*, E*)

Rozeboom & Gabaldón 1941: 91 (M*, L, E; taxonomy)

Cova García 1946: Fig. 1 (E*), 37 (L*), 89 (F*), 123 (M*)

Deane, L.M. et al. 1946 (F*; key, bionomics; NE Brazil & Amazonas)

Causey et al. 1946 (M*; key; NE Brazil & Amazonas)

Deane, M.P. et al. 1946 (L*; key, bionomics; NE Brazil & Amazonas)

Faran 1980: 99 (M*, F*, P*, L*; keys, taxonomy, bionomics, distribution)

Linley & Lounibos 1993: 158 (E*)

Estrada et al. 2003 (E*; Colombia)

Berti et al. 2015 (distribution; Venezuela)

 

CURRENT SYNONYMS

None

 

CURRENT SUBSPECIES

None

 

CITED REFERENCES

Berti, J., Guzmán, H., Estrada, Y., & Ramírez, R. (2015). New records of mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) from Bolívar State in South Eastern Venezuela, with 27 new species for the state and 5 of them new in the country. Frontiers in Public Health, 2, 10.

Causey, O.R., Deane, L.M., & Deane, M.P. (1946). II. An illustrated key by male genitalic characteristics for the identification of thirty-four species of Anophelini from the northeast and Amazon regions of Brazil, with a note on dissection technique. American Journal of Hygiene Monograph Series, 18, 21–31.

Cova García, P. (1946). Notas sôbre los anofelinos de Venezuela y su identificacion. (CSP12/C1). Editorial Grafolit.

Deane, L.M., Causey, O.R., & Deane, M.P. (1946). I. An illustrated key by adult female characteristics for the identification of thirty-five species of Anophelini, with notes on the malaria vectors (Diptera, Culicidae). In Studies on Brazilian anophelines from the northeast and Amazon regions (pp. 1–18). Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press.

Deane, M.P., Causey, O.R., & Deane, L.M. (1946). III. An illustrated key by larval characteristics for the identification of thirty-two species of Anophelini, with descriptions of two larvae. In Studies on Brazilian anophelines from the northeast and Amazon regions (pp. 33–50). Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press.

Estrada, D.A., Quiñones, M.L., Sierra, D.M., Calle, D.A., Ruiz, F., Erazo, H.F., & Linton, Y.-M. (2003). Utilidad de la morfología de los huevos como un método indirecto para identificar Anopheles benarrochi Gabaldón, Cova García & López, Anopheles oswaldoi (Peryassú) y Anopheles rangeli Gabaldón, Cova García & López, (Diptera: Culicidae) en Putumayo, Colombia. Biomédica, 23(4), 388–395.

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.

Gabaldón, A., Cova-García, P., & López, J.A. (1940). Estudios sobre anofelinos. Serie I. 2. Anopheles (Nyssorhynchus) rangeli, una nueva especie de la sub-serie Oswaldoi (Diptera, Culicidae) de amplia distribución en Venezuela. Publicaciones de la Division de Malariología (Caracas), 5, 9–23.

Linley, J.R., & Lounibos, L.P. (1993). The eggs of Anopheles (Nyssorhynchus) rangeli and Anopheles (Nyssorhynchus) dunhami (Diptera: Culicidae). Mosquito Systematics, 25(3), 157–169.

Rozeboom, L.E., & Gabaldon, A. (1941). A summary of the “tarsimaculatus” complex of Anopheles (Diptera: Culicidae). American Journal of Hygiene, 33(3)(Sec. C), 88–100.

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