Anopheles hermsi

  1. Anopheles hermsi is a recently described species of the Anopheles _
    complex
    maculipennis
  2. An. hermis :  Information on the bionomics of this southern California Species is limited and must be
    presumed to be similar to that of An. _
    freeborni
  3. An. hermis : are _-legged
    dark
  4. An. hermis : _-palpi anophelines
    dark
  5. An. hermis distribution: south and west of the _ Mountains and _ Ranges
    • Tehachapi
    • Coastal
  6. Anopheles hermsi appears limited to the coastal areas south of _ _ _ County
    San Luis Obispo
  7. An. hermis : has occasionally been called the “_ _ _ mosquito”.
    Southern California Malaria
  8. Anopheles hermsi _ have been collected in a variety of habitats including matted
    cattail stands, matted root systems of willow trees, river margins and the edges of canyon
    streams or pools
    larvae
  9. An. hermsi :  bite in shaded
    situations beginning about ½ hour before _ and continuing thereafter for 1-2 hours. A
    _ peak of biting activity begins about one-half hour before _ and continues until
    shortly after sunrise.
    • sunset
    • second
    • sunrise
  10. An. hermsi : is an _ , flighty biter and will attempt to feed on a number of different hosts in order to obtain a blood meal.
    agressive
  11. An. hermsi : have been known to feed
    on _, _, _, _ and _.
    • chicken
    • goats
    • cattle
    • dogs
    • humans
  12. In recent years, An. hermsi has been implicated as the vector in locally transmitted
    _ _ outbreaks in San Diego County.
    human malaria
Author
ianquinto
ID
330074
Card Set
Anopheles hermsi
Description
Anopheles hermsi
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