Applies to all print copies | Offer ends Dec 20th

Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Anopheles mosquitoes

New insights into malaria vectors

Edited by Sylvie Manguin

Institut de Recherche pour le Développement, France

Anopheles mosquitoes are highly important insects due to their involvement in the transmission of human malaria and its devastating consequences in endemic countries worldwide. In 2010 alone, malaria was responsible for an estimated 660,000 deaths. As the study of Anopheles species and populations is a key element for reaching the goal of malaria elimination, an enormous amount of information has accumulated over the past century, and together in recent decades with the advent of novel technologies the acquisition of new knowledge has accelerated even further. The originality of this book is to offer the latest compilation on various research, new concepts, paradigms and innovative approaches for the control of anophelines using state-of-the-art methodologies and analysis. The 24 chapters, written by internationally recognized experts from 5 continents, cover the rich landscape for the understanding of Anopheles mosquitoes and the development of more effective weapons to control the vector of malaria.

Read more >Order hardcopy
Anopheles mosquitoesNew insights into malaria vectorsEdited by Sylvie Manguin

Published: July 24th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/3392

ISBN: 978-953-51-1188-7

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4244-7

Copyright year: 2013

Books open for chapter submissions

87597 Total Chapter Downloads

287 Crossref Citations

452 Web of Science Citations

692 Dimensions Citations


Open access peer-reviewed

1. The Phylogeny and Classification of Anopheles

By Ralph E. Harbach


Open access peer-reviewed

2. Systematic Techniques for the Recognition of Anopheles Species Complexes

By Wej Choochote and Atiporn Saeung


Open access peer-reviewed

3. Genetic and Phenetic Approaches to Anopheles Systematics

By Claire Garros and Jean-Pierre Dujardin


Open access peer-reviewed

4. Global Distribution of the Dominant Vector Species of Malaria

By Marianne E. Sinka


Open access peer-reviewed

5. Phylogeography, Vectors and Transmission in Latin America

By Jan E. Conn, Martha L. Quiñones and Marinete M. Póvoa


Open access peer-reviewed

6. Speciation in Anopheles gambiae — The Distribution of Genetic Polymorphism and Patterns of Reproductive Isolation Among Natural Populations

By Gregory C. Lanzaro and Yoosook Lee


Open access peer-reviewed

7. Advances and Perspectives in the Study of the Malaria Mosquito Anopheles funestus

By Ibrahima Dia, Moussa Wamdaogo Guelbeogo and Diego Ayala


Open access peer-reviewed

8. Highlights on Anopheles nili and Anopheles moucheti, Malaria Vectors in Africa

By Christophe Antonio-Nkondjio and Frédéric Simard


Open access peer-reviewed

9. The Dominant Mosquito Vectors of Human Malaria in India

By Vas Dev and Vinod P. Sharma


Open access peer-reviewed

10. Vector Biology and Malaria Transmission in Southeast Asia

By Wannapa Suwonkerd, Wanapa Ritthison, Chung Thuy Ngo, Krajana Tainchum, Michael J. Bangs and Theeraphap Chareonviriyaphap


Open access peer-reviewed

11. Understanding Anopheles Diversity in Southeast Asia and Its Applications for Malaria Control

By Katy Morgan, Pradya Somboon and Catherine Walton


Open access peer-reviewed

12. The Systematics and Bionomics of Malaria Vectors in the Southwest Pacific

By Nigel W. Beebe, Tanya L. Russell, Thomas R. Burkot, Neil F. Lobo and Robert D. Cooper


Open access peer-reviewed

13. Ecology of Larval Habitats

By Eliška Rejmánková, John Grieco, Nicole Achee and Donald R. Roberts


Open access peer-reviewed

14. From Anopheles to Spatial Surveillance: A Roadmap Through a Multidisciplinary Challenge

By Valérie Obsomer, Nicolas Titeux, Christelle Vancustem, Grégory Duveiller, Jean-François Pekel, Steve Connor, Pietro Ceccato and Marc Coosemans


Open access peer-reviewed

15. Simian Malaria Parasites: Special Emphasis on Plasmodium knowlesi and Their Anopheles Vectors in Southeast Asia

By Indra Vythilingam and Jeffery Hii


Open access peer-reviewed

16. Thermal Stress and Thermoregulation During Feeding in Mosquitoes

By Chloé Lahondère and Claudio R. Lazzari


Open access peer-reviewed

17. The Anopheles Mosquito Microbiota and Their Impact on Pathogen Transmission

By Mathilde Gendrin and George K. Christophides


Open access peer-reviewed

18. Bacterial Biodiversity in Midguts of Anopheles Mosquitoes, Malaria Vectors in Southeast Asia

By Sylvie Manguin, Chung Thuy Ngo, Krajana Tainchum, Waraporn Juntarajumnong, Theeraphap Chareonviriyaphap, Anne-Laure Michon and Estelle Jumas-Bilak


Open access peer-reviewed

19. Distribution, Mechanisms, Impact and Management of Insecticide Resistance in Malaria Vectors: A Pragmatic Review

By Vincent Corbel and Raphael N’Guessan


Open access peer-reviewed

20. Perspectives on Barriers to Control of Anopheles Mosquitoes and Malaria

By Donald R. Roberts, Richard Tren and Kimberly Hess


Open access peer-reviewed

21. Residual Transmission of Malaria: An Old Issue for New Approaches

By Lies Durnez and Marc Coosemans


Open access peer-reviewed

22. Vector Control: Some New Paradigms and Approaches

By Claire Duchet, Richard Allan and Pierre Carnevale


Open access peer-reviewed

23. New Salivary Biomarkers of Human Exposure to Malaria Vector Bites

By Papa M. Drame, Anne Poinsignon, Alexandra Marie, Herbert Noukpo, Souleymane Doucoure, Sylvie Cornelie and Franck Remoue


Open access peer-reviewed

24. Transgenic Mosquitoes for Malaria Control: From the Bench to the Public Opinion Survey

By Christophe Boëte and Uli Beisel


Edited Volume and chapters are indexed in

  • Worldcat
  • OpenAIRE
  • Google Scholar
  • AZ ebsco
  • Base
  • CNKI
  • BKCI
  • BIOSIS Previews

Order a hardcopy of the Edited Volume

Free shipping with DHL Express

Hardcover (ex. VAT)£169

Order now

Residents of European Union countries need to add a Book Value-Added Tax Rate based on their country of residence. Institutions and companies, registered as VAT taxable entities in their own EU member state, will not pay VAT by providing IntechOpen with their VAT registration number. This is made possible by the EU reverse charge method.

Special discount for IntechOpen contributors

All IntechOpen contributors are offered special discounts starting at 40% OFF available through your personal dashboard

Login and purchase