Anopheles oswaldoi (Peryassú, 1922)

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Etymology: Oswaldo Gonçalves Cruz.

Type locality: Valle do Rio Doce [Espirito Santo], (Baixada Fluminense), Brazil.

Type depository: Museu Nacional, Rio de Janeiro, R.J., Brazil (MNRJ)

TAXONOMIC KEYS

Deane, L.M. et al. 1946

Causey et al. 1946

Deane, M.P. et al. 1946

Faran 1980: 55

 

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DISTRIBUTION NOTES

Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad & Tobago, Uruguay, Venezuela.

 

IMPORTANT REFERENCES

Peryassú 1922b: 179 (M*, F*; Cellia)

Davis 1926 (F*); Senevet 1934: 49 (P*; to species)

Galvão & Lane 1938 (taxonomy)

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

Coutinho & Verano 1942: 353 (L*)

Komp 1942: 74 (F*), 124 (L), 160 (M*)

Rozeboom 1942a: 239 (E*)

Cova García 1946: Fig. 1 (E*), 34 (L*), 86 (F*), 121 (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)

Belkin et al. 1971: 6 (type information)

Faran 1980: 55 (M*, F*, P*, L*; keys, taxonomy, bionomics, distribution)

Lounibos et al. 1997a (E*)

Rossi & Martínez 2003: 471 (distribution; Uruguay)

Estrada et al. 2003 (E*, = oswaldoi B; Colombia)

Ruiz et al. 2005 (molecular taxonomy = oswaldoi B; Colombia)

Motoki et al. 2007 (redescr.)

Ruiz-Lopez et al. 2013 (molecular taxonomy, Oswaldoi Complex)

 

CURRENT SYNONYMS

syn. aquacaelestis Curry

1932 (M*, L; tarsimaculatus variety).  Type locality: Canal Zone, Panama (LU).  References:  Rozeboom 1941: 102 (synonymy).

 

CURRENT SUBSPECIES

None

 

CITED REFERENCES

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.

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.

Coutinho, J.O., & Verano, O.T. (1942). Estudo sôbre as cerdas clipeais das larvas de Anopheles (Nyssorhynchus) oswaldoi (Peryassú, 1922) e Anopheles (Nyssorhynchus) argyritarsis R. Desvoidy, 1827, da Baixada Fluminense (Diptera, Culicidae). Revista Brasileira de biologia, 2(3), 353–360.

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

Curry, D.P. (1932). Some observations on the Nyssorhynchus group of the Anopheles (Culicidae) of Panama. American Journal of Hygiene, 15(2), 566–572.

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.

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.

Galvão, A.L.A., & Lane, J. (1938). Notas sobre os Nyssorhynchus de São Paulo. VI. Revalidacão de Anopheles (Nyssorhynchus) oswaldoi Peryassú, 1922 e discussão sobre Anopheles (Nyssorhynchus) tarsimaculatus Goeldi, 1905. In Anonymous (Eds.). Livro jubilar do professor Lauro Travassos. (pp. 169–178). Rio de Janeiro: Typographia do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz..

Komp, W.H.W. (1942). The anopheline mosquitoes of the Caribbean Region. National Institute of Health Bulletin, 179. Washington, DC: US Government Printing Office.

Lounibos, L.P., Duzak, D., & Linley, J.R. (1997a). Comparative egg morphology of six species of the Albimanus Section of Anopheles (Nyssorhynchus) (Diptera: Culicidae). Journal of Medical Entomology, 34(2), 136–155.

Motoki, M.T., Linton, Y.-M., Ruiz, F., Flores-Mendoza, C. & Sallum, M.A.M. (2007) Redescription of Anopheles oswaldoi (Peryassú, 1922) (Diptera: Culicidae), with formal lectotype designation. Zootaxa, 1588(1), 31-51.

Peryassú, A.G. (1922b). Duas novas especies de mosquitos do Brasil. Folha médica, 3, 179.

Rossi, G.C., & Martínez, M. (2003). Mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) from Uruguay. Entomon Vect, 10(4), 469–478.

Rozeboom, L.E. (1941). Distribution and ecology of the Anopheles mosquitoes of the Caribbean Region. Publication of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, 15, 98–107.

Rozeboom, L.E. (1942a). Subspecific variations among Neotropical Anopheles mosquitoes, and their importance in the transmission of malaria. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 22(3), 235–255.

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.

Ruiz-Lopez, F., Wilkerson, R.C., Ponsonby, D.J., Herrera, M., Sallum, M.A.M., Velez, I.D., . . . Linton, Y.-M. (2013). Systematics of the Oswaldoi Complex (Anopheles, Nyssorhynchus) in South America. Parasites and Vectors, 6, 13.

Ruiz, F., Quiñones, M.L., Erazo, H.F., Calle, D.A., Alzate, J.F., & Linton, Y.-M. (2005). Molecular differentiation of Anopheles (Nyssorhynchus) benarrochi and An. (N.) oswaldoi from Southern Colombia. Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 100(2), 155–160.

Senevet, G. (1934). Contribution a l’étude des nymphes d’anophelines (4e Memoire). Archives de l’Institut Pasteur d’Algérie, 12(1), 29–76.

 

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