Definition of Malarial mosquito
1. Noun. Transmits the malaria parasite.
Generic synonyms: Mosquito
Group relationships: Anopheles, Genus Anopheles
Lexicographical Neighbors of Malarial Mosquito
Literary usage of Malarial mosquito
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Twentieth Century Practice: An International Encyclopedia of Modern Medical by Thomas Lathrop Stedman (1900)
"The cycle completed within the mosquito being characterized by forms of a higher development (encapsulated forms), the malarial mosquito must be considered ..."
2. Journal of the Association of Military Surgeons of the United States by Association of Military Surgeons of the United States, Association of Military Surgeons of the United States Meeting (1906)
"(b) That as long as the malarial mosquito (Anopheles) is present, ... (c) That a man may be free from malaria even though the malarial mosquito is abundant. ..."
3. Preventive Medicine and Hygiene by Milton Joseph Rosenau, George Chandler Whipple, John William Trask, Thomas William Salmon (1921)
"The malarial mosquito.—At least twenty-five species, in six genera of the subfamily ... Contrary to the yellow fever mosquito, the malarial mosquito is ..."
4. The World Book: Organized Knowledge in Story and Picture edited by Michael Vincent O'Shea, Ellsworth D. Foster, George Herbert Locke (1917)
"This much having been established, careful tests were then made to prove that the bite of the malarial mosquito is the only agency by which the malaria germ ..."
5. Applied Entomology; an Introductory Text-book of Insects in Their Relations by Henry Torsey Fernald (1921)
"Female malarial mosquito (Anopheles punctipennis Say) much enlarged. ... Larva of malarial mosquito, greatly enlarged. (After Howard. ..."