Marsh Mosquito

SHARE

Marsh Mosquito



Marsh Mosquito

Marsh Mosquito


Scientific Name: Anopheles

Wing Length: 1.3-1.7 inch
Commonly Found : Globally Except Antarctica


anopheles mosquito facts


"Anopheles" is a genus of mosquito first described and named by J.W. Meigen in 1818 . About 450 species are recognized worldwide and while over 90 can transmit malaria to humans only 30-40 commonly transmit parasite of the genus Plasmodium which cause malaria in humans in endemic areas
Anopheles are very dangerous as these mosquitoes kill about 425000 people each year because of Malaria


SHARE
  • submit to reddit
  • 0 comments: