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Fig. 2 | Parasites & Vectors

Fig. 2

From: Identifying avian malaria vectors: sampling methods influence outcomes

Fig. 2

Identification of members of the Culex pipiens complex. A total of 504 individuals identified as members of the Culex pipiens complex were screened for species identification by amplifying part of the ace-2 gene following the protocol described by Smith and Fonseca [33]. Of the 504, 32 % (163/504) were identified as Culex pipiens-Culex quinquefaciatus hybrids, 57 % (286/504) were identified as Culex pipiens, and 11 % (55/504) were identified as Culex quinquefasciatus

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