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leucosphyrus Dönitz

1901:37 (F).
Type-loc: Kajoe Janam (sic) = Kajoe Tanam [Kajutanam] north of Padang,[Tapanuli], Sumatra (ZM, BM)

Additional References:
Crawford 1938: 75-82 (P*)
Bonne-Wepster and Swellengrebel 1953:279 (M*, F*, L*).
Colless 1956:55 (M, F*, P*, L*).
Colless 1957c: 133 (F, L, in part, Sumatra).
Reid 1968: 386 (M*, F*, P*, L*, in part, Sumatra).
Aslamkhan 1971:147 (distr.).
Ramalingam 1974:147 (distr.).
Peyton (1989): 197 (classification Leucosphyrus Gp.)
Townsend 1990:94 (type info.).
Sallum et al. 2005: 6 (M, F*, P*, L*, dist.)
Sallum, Foster, Li et al. 2007:30 (phylogeny), , , ,
Sinka et al. 2011: 89 (bionomics review, distr., niche model)

Distribution:
Indonesia, Malaysia

Bionomics:
Nothing is known about habitat of immatures (previous reports of larval habitats for this species actually refer to An. latens, see Sallum et al 2005b).

Medical Importance:
Primary vector of human malaria parasites (Sallum et al 2005b)