Anopheles sawyeri Causey, Deane, Deane & Sampaio, 1943

NEOTROPICAL REGION

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Etymology: Wilbur A. Sawyer.

Type locality: Serra de Ibiapaba, near São Benedito, Ceará, Brazil.

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

TAXONOMIC KEYS

Deane, L.M. et al. 1946

Causey et al. 1946

Deane, M.P. et al. 1946

Sallum, et al. 2020

 

WRBU LUCID KEYS

 

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WRBU - Genera - Global - Adult

 larval key icon

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 sawyeri sequences

 

DISTRIBUTION NOTES

Brazil.

Distribution

 

IMPORTANT REFERENCES

Causey, Deane, Deane & Sampaio 1943: 11 (M*, F*, P*, L*, E*; as species)

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)

Linthicum 1988: 155 (from subspecies of argyritarsis)

 

CURRENT SYNONYMS

None

 

CURRENT SUBSPECIES

None

 

CITED REFERENCES

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.

Causey, O.R., Deane, L.M., Deane, M.P., & Sampaio, M.M. (1943). Anopheles (Nyssorhynchus) sawyeri, a new anopheline mosquito from Ceará, Brazil. Annals of the Entomological Society of America, 36(1), 11–20.

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.

Linthicum, K.J. (1988). A revision of the Argyritarsis Section of the subgenus Nyssorhynchus of Anopheles (Diptera: Culicidae). Mosquito Systematics, 20(2), 98–271.

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