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Table 1 List of the Culicidae species collected as adult (A) and larva (L), and their distribution in Mauritania

From: Mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) in Mauritania: a review of their biodiversity, distribution and medical importance

Genus Species (development stage) Distributiona References
Before 1970 Recent (2000-present)
Anopheles spp. An. arabiensis (A, L) An. arabiensis (A, L) Brk, Hch, Hgh, Gmg, Nkc, Tag, Trz [8, 20, 22, 42, 43, 47, 48]
An. coustani (A, L) An. coustani (A) Asb, Brk, Grg, Hgh, Trz [8, 20, 35]
An. demeilloni (A, L)   Hgh [20]
An. d’thali (A, L) An. d’thali (A, L) Adr, Hgh, Tag [19, 20, 34, 44]
  An. domicola (A) Gdm, Grg [48]
  An. flavicosta na [40]
  An. freetownensis (A) Hgh [8]
An. funestus (A, L) An. funestus (A Asb, Brk, Grg, Gmg; Hgh, Tag, Trz [8, 9, 18, 20, 22, 23, 35, 47]
An. gambiae (A, L) An. gambiae (A, L) Asb, Brk, Grg, Hch, Hgh, Trz [9, 18, 22, 35, 36, 42, 43, 47, 48]
An. melas (A)   Trz [20, 33]
An. pharoensis (A, L) An. pharoensis (A, L) Adr, Asb, Brk, Grg, Hgh, Trz, Tag [8,42,43,, 9, 18, 20, 22, 23, 35, 4144, 47, 48]
An. pretoriensis (L) An. pretoriensis (A Hgh [8, 12, 20]
An. rhodesiensis (A, L) An. rhodesiensis (A, L) Adr, Asb, Hgh, Tag [8,42,, 19, 20, 23, 4143, 48]
An. rufipes (A, L) An. rufipes (A, L) Asb, Brk, Grg, Hgh, Tag, Trz [8,42,, 9, 18, 20, 23, 35, 4143, 47, 48]
An. squamosus (A, L) An. squamosus (A) Adr, Asb, Brk, Grg, Hgh, Trz [8, 9, 20]
  An. wellcomei (A) na [9]
An. ziemanni (A, L) An. ziemanni (A Brk, Hgh, Tag [8, 9, 20, 23, 42, 48]
Aedes spp. Ae. aegypti (A, L) Ae. aegypti (A, L) Hch, Gmg, Grg, Nkc [35, 51, 54, 55]
  Ae. caspius (A, L) Nkc [51]
Ae. vexans (A) Ae. vexans (A, L) Adr, Asb, Grg, Hgh, Tag, Trz [8,9,10, 21, 23, 43, 57]
  Ae. dalzieli (A) Hgh [8]
  Ae. fowleri (A) Hgh [8]
  Ae. minutus (A) Hgh [8]
  Ae. sudanensis (A) Tag [23]
Ae. vittatus (A, L)   Gmg, Grg, Hgh [35, 54, 55]
Ae. luteocephalus (A)   Grg [21]
Ae. scatophagoides (A)   Grg, Gmg [21, 35]
Ae. metallicus (A)   Grg [21]
Ae. ochraceus (A) Ae. ochraceus (A) Grg, Hgh [8, 9, 21]
Ae. hirsutus (A)   Hgh [35]
Ae. argenteopunctatus (A)   Hch [35]
Culex spp. Cx. antennatus (A, L) Cx. antennatus (A) Adr, Brk, Grg, Hgh, Tag, Trz [8, 9, 21, 23, 35, 41]
Cx. poicilipes (A, L) Cx. poicilipes (A) Asb, Brk, Grg, Hgh, Tag, Trz [8, 9, 21, 23, 35, 41]
Cx. ethiopicus (A, L) Cx. ethiopicus (A) Asb, Brk, Grg, Hgh, Tag [8, 9, 21, 35]
  Cx. quinquefasciatus (A) Dkh, Ich, Tir, Trz, Tag, [8, 23, 41, 43]
Cx. duttoni (L)   Gmg, Hgh [35]
Cx. grahami (L)   Brk, Hgh [35]
Cx. annulioris (L)   Hgh [35]
Cx. univittatus (A, L)   Adr, Asb, Brk, Grg, Hgh, Tag, Trz [21, 35]
Cx. simpsoni (L)   Grg, Hgh [21, 35]
Cx. pipiens (A, L)   Adr, Hgh [21, 35]
Cx. nebulosus (A, L)   Gmg [35]
Cx. fatigans (A, L)   Grg, Nkc, Trz [21, 35]
Cx. decens (A, L) Cx. decens (A) Adr, Asb, Hgh, Tag, [8, 21, 23, 35, 41]
Cx. perfuscus (A) Cx. perfuscus (A) Adr, Asb, Hgh [8, 21, 35, 41]
Cx. neavei (A) Cx. neavei (A) Adr, Hgh, Tag [8, 9, 23, 35]
Cx. perexiguus (A, L)   Adr, Asb, Hgh, Grg, Nkc, Tag, Trz [21]
Cx. tritaeniorhynchus (L) Cx. tritaeniorhynchus (A) Adr, Brk, Trz [9, 35]
Cx. tigripes (A, L) Cx. tigripes (A) Asb, Grg, Hgh, Trz [21, 35]
Mansonia spp. Ma. uniformis (A) Ma. uniformis (A) Adr, Brk, Grg, Hgh, Tag, Trz [9, 10, 21, 23, 35]
Ma. africana (A) Ma. africana (A) Gmg, Grg [9, 21, 35]
  1. Abbreviations: Adr Adrar, Asb Assaba, Brk Brakna, Dkh Dakhlet Nouadhibou, Gdm Guidimagha, Grg Gorgol, Hch Hodh Charghi, Hgh Hodh Elgharbi, Ich Inchiri, Nkc Nouakchott, Tag Tagant, Tir Tiris Zemmour, Trz Trarza, na not avaliable
  2. aDistrict codes are as in Fig. 1