Anopheles tibiamaculatus (Neiva, 1906)

NEOTROPICAL REGION

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Etymology: spotted tibia (L); ref. to apical 0.25 of hind tibia with a very characteristic white spot

Type locality: Oliveira, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Type depository: Location unknown (LU)

TAXONOMIC KEYS

None

 

WRBU LUCID KEYS

 

 adult mosquito key icon

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

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DISTRIBUTION NOTES

Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Peru

Distribution

 

IMPORTANT REFERENCES

Neiva 1906: 288 (F; I)

Galvão & Barretto 1941: 67 (from syn. with eiseni)

Coutinho & Farias 1942 (M; taxonomy)

Lane 1953: 175 (M*; F*)

Belkin et al. 1971: 4 (type information; taxonomy)

 

CURRENT SYNONYMS

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CURRENT SUBSPECIES

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CITED REFERENCES

Belkin, J.N. (1971a). Mosquito types in East Germany. Mosquito Systematics Newsletter, 3(2), 31. 

Coutinho, J.O., & Farias, G.S. (1942). Anopheles (Ayrozamyia) tibiamaculatus (Neiva, 1906)—descrição do macho e criação de novo subgênero (Diptera, Culicidae). Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciencias, 14(4), 343–348. 

Galvão, A.L.A., & Barretto, M.P. (1941). Sobre um novo anofelino de São Paulo, Anopheles (Anopheles) pseudotibiamacuIatus n. sp. (Diptera, Culicidae). Revista de biologia e higiene, 11(2), 65–70. 

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

Neiva, A. (1906). Uma nova espécie de anophelina braziliera. Brazil-Medico, 20, 288–289. 

 

CITE THIS PAGE

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