Anopheles mattogrossensis Lutz & Neiva, 1911

NEOTROPICAL REGION

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Etymology: Mato Grosso, Brazil

Type locality: "lagôa de Manicoré", Mato Grosso, Brazil

Type depository: Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (IOC)

 

TAXONOMIC KEYS

Deane, L.M. et al. 1946 (NE Brazil & Amazonas)

Causey et al. 1946 (NE Brazil & Amazonas)

Deane, M.P. et al. 1946 (NE Brazil & Amazonas)

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 mattogrossensis DNA sequences

 

DISTRIBUTION NOTES

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

 

IMPORTANT REFERENCES

Lutz & Neiva 1911: 297 (F)

Gabaldón 1939 (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)

Lane 1953: 181 (M*, F*, L*, E*)

Belkin et al. 1971: 3 (type information)

Linton et al. 2013 (bionomics, molecular taxonomy, distribution; Ecuador)

Berti et al. 2015 (distribution; Venezuela)

 

CURRENT SYNONYMS

syn. amazonicus Christophers

1923b: 71 (F*). Type locality: Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil (NHMUK). References: Shannon 1933: 135 (synonymy); Belkin 1968b: 9 (taxonomy); Belkin et al. 1971: 3 (Type locality information); Wilkerson 1988 (taxonomy).

 

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.

Belkin, J.N., Schick, R.X., & Heinemann, S.J. (1971). Mosquito studies (Diptera, Culicidae). XXV. Mosquitoes originally described from Brazil. Contributions of the American Entomological Institute, 7(5), 1–64.

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.

Christophers, S.R. (1923b). An Anopheles of the Myzorhynchus group (Anopheles amazonicus sp. n.) from South America. Annals of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology, 17(1), 71–78.

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.

Gabaldón, A. (1939). On Anopheles mattogrossensis from Venezuela with description of the male. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 19(5), 457–460.

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

Linton, Y.-M., Pecor, J.E., Porter, C.H., Mitchell, L.B., Garzón-Moreno, A., Foley, D H., . . . Wilkerson, R.C. (2013). Mosquitoes of eastern Amazonian Ecuador: Biodiversity, bionomics and barcodes. Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 108(Suppl. 1), 100–109.

Lutz, A., & Neiva, A. (1911). Notas dipterolojicas. Dipterologische Mitteilungen. Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 3(2), 295–300.

Shannon, R. C. (1933a). Correction. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 35(4), 58.

Wilkerson, R.C. (1988). Notes and redescriptions of some Anopheles (Series Arribalzagia) holotypes (Diptera, Culicidae) in the British Museum Natural History, UK. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 90(4), 411–421.

 

CITE THIS PAGE

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