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  • Title
    Studies on the mosquito populations from Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
    Type
    Journal Article
    Description
    Mosquito prevalence was studied in three areas of Coimbatore City, Tamil Nadu viz., North Coimbatore, Gandhipuram and Kavundampalayam. Culex quinquefasciatus, C. pseudovishnu, C. gelidus and Armigeres subalbatus are prevalent in the study area. Results indicated that C. quinquefasciatus was the predominant species in North Coimbatore followed by C. pseudovishnu, whereas A. subalbatus was the predominant species both in Gandhipuram and Kavundampalayam areas.
    Attribution
    Manimegalai K. (2010). Journal of Threatened Taxa 6(2) pp. 961-969; doi:10.11609/JoTT.o2304.961-9
  • Title
    Three new species of gall midge (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) from Maharashtra, India
    Type
    Journal Article
    Description
    Three new species of gall midge, namely Anarete bharati sp. nov., A. basmatensis sp. nov., and A. longipalpi sp. nov., are described from Maharashtra, India. These three new species can be easily recognized by the presence of: i) the subdorsal plate being incised apically, ii) the terminal lamella of the ovipositor being elongated oval, and iii) the terminal lamella of the ovipositor being oval in shape. A key to the Indian species of the genus is provided.
    Attribution
    Bhalerao S.S., Shaikh T.H., Deshpande V.D. (2009). Journal of Threatened Taxa 4(1) pp. 226-229; doi:10.11609/JoTT.o1573.226-9