Geographical Distribution of Malaria Vectors in Culicidaes Province Khemisset (Morocco)

  • L Youssef
  • B Driss
  • ELG Youssef
  • L Omar
  • ELK Khadija
  • K Abdellatif
  • K Zakaria

Abstract

The Province of Khemisset (Morocco) and its climate are very diverse  landforms, these offers a wide variety of breeding places of mosquitoes. 95 stations surveyed in  the province are home to 10 species of  Culicidae (4
Anopheles, Culex and 5 species of Aedes). Anopheles labranchaie is widespread in the study area. This study also showed that A. labranchaie and A. Cinererus two species are ubi were the two ubiquitous species in the province
of Khemisset, while A. claviger and A. sergenti were rarely in the Cottages.

Key words: Culicidae, Anopheles, Culex, Aedes, mapping, Khemisset, Morocco.

Published
2014-12-09
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Articles

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