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Table 8 Large larval sites (cont.).

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

   Large natural water collections Large man-made water collections
Species Source Lagoons Lakes Marshes Slow
flowing
rivers
Other Borrow
pits
Rice
fields
Fish
ponds
Irrigation
channels
Other
An. lesteri Summary - - - - 4 - 3 - 1 1
An. lesteri TAG          
An. leucosphyrus & An. latens Summary - - - - - - - - - -
An. leucosphyrus & An. latens TAG           
An. maculatus group Summary - - - 3 4 - 8 - 1 -
An. maculatus group TAG           
An. minimus* Summary - - - - 5 - 8 5 1 2
An. minimus* TAG          
An. punctulatus* Summary - - - - 1 - - 1 - -
An. punctulatus* TAG           
An. sinensis* Summary - - 1 - 3 - 11 - 2 2
An. sinensis* TAG           
An. stephensi Summary - 1 1 5 3 - 5 - 4 3
An. stephensi TAG           
An. subpictus* Summary 1 - 2 3 4 - 13 - 6 5
An. subpictus* TAG          
An. sundaicus* Summary - - 2 - 3 - 2 1 - 1
An. sundaicus* TAG          
  1. TAG: = typical, = examples exist.
  2. Numbers indicate the number of studies that found larvae under each listed circumstance. An asterisk (*) denotes that a "species" is now recognised as a species complex.