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Table 5 Occurrence of mosquitoes positive for D. immitis , according to species, district and date, Portugal 2011–2013

From: First molecular identification of mosquito vectors of Dirofilaria immitis in continental Portugal

Mosquito species 2011 2012 2013
JUL NOV APR-MAY JUL OCT-NOV MAY
Cx. theileri CO, SA - - CO, SA, SE SA SE
Cx. pipiens s.s. CO, SA - - SA - SA, SE
Ae. caspius CO, SA - CO CO - SE
An. maculipennis s.l. SA - CO, SA CO, SA, SE SA -
Ae. detritus s.l. - - CO - - -
  1. CO, Coimbra; SA, Santarém; SE, Setúbal.