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Table 12 Adult feeding and resting behaviour (cont.).

From: The dominant Anopheles vectors of human malaria in the Asia-Pacific region: occurrence data, distribution maps and bionomic précis

   Feeding habit Biting habit Biting time Pre-feeding
resting habit
Post-feeding
resting habit
Species Source Anthro-
pophilic
Zoo-
philic
Exo-
phagic
Endo-
phagic
Day Dusk Night Dawn Exo-
philic
Endo-
philic
Exo-
philic
Endo-
philic
An. lesteri Summary 2 2 - - - 1 1 - - 2 - 2
An. lesteri TAG         
An. leucosphyrus & An. latens Summary - - - - - 1 2 - - - - -
An. leucosphyrus & An. latens TAG          
An. maculatus group Summary 1 9 12 4 - 7 12 1 2 1 3 1
An. maculatus group TAG        
An. minimus* Summary 6 14 12 6 - 6 12 1 3 2 4 4
An. minimus* TAG  
An. punctulatus* Summary 2 - 3 3 - - 7 2 - - - -
An. punctulatus* TAG
An. sinensis* Summary 1 9 2 - - 3 5 - 1 - 1 -
An. sinensis* TAG           
An. stephensi Summary 2 4 - - - 1 2 - - 8 - 8
An. stephensi TAG       
An. subpictus* Summary 1 9 3 2 - 6 5 - 1 6 1 7
An. subpictus* TAG         
An. sundaicus* Summary 1 1 1 3 - - 3 - 1 1 1 1
An. sundaicus* TAG     
  1. TAG: = typical, = examples exist.
  2. Numbers indicate the number of studies that found adults under each listed circumstance. An asterisk (*) denotes that a "species" is now recognised as a species complex.