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Table 2 Anopheles species collected in Dak Nong (*) and Binh Phuoc (**) Provinces

From: Diversity of Anopheles mosquitoes in Binh Phuoc and Dak Nong Provinces of Vietnam and their relation to disease

Complex/group Taxa Morphological identification Molecular identification
Annularis Group An. philippinensis 5 -
Asiaticus Group An. asiaticus* 1 -
Barbirostris Group An. barbirostris** 1 -
An. barbumbrosus 23 -
An. campestris* 5 -
Dirus Complex An. dirus 390 384
An. scanloni** 0 4
Unidentified 0 2
Funestus Group An. aconitus** 1 1
An. minimus** 83 78
An. pampanai** 0 5
An. jeyporiensis** 5 -
Hyrcanus Group An. crawfordi* 49 49
An. nitidus 2 -
Kochi Group An. kochi 18 -
Lindesayi Group An. gigas* 24 -
Maculatus Group An. maculatus 175 152
An. sawadwongporni 0 16
An. rampae** 0 6
Unidentified 0 1
An. karwari** 1 -
Subpictus Group An. indefinitus** 1 -
An. subpictus 4 -
An. vagus* 2 -
Tessellatus Group An. tessellatus* 4 -
Umbrosus Group An. umbrosus* 3 -
Total 797
  1. *Species collected in Dak Nong Province only; **Species collected in Binh Phuoc Province only; No asterisk indicates species present in both provinces. Groups that include major malaria vectors are in boldface type. Molecular identification to species level is based on PCR assays available (only) for the Dirus Complex and the Funestus, Hyrcanus and Maculatus Groups.