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Black light trap collections in Wangging county and Yanji city, Jilin Province, China, August 2006-2007
- SHIN, E. Hyun, LEE, Wook-Gyo, CHANG, Kyu-Sik, CHOI, Young-Mi, LEE, Hee-Il, JIN, Longzhu, LI, Jixu, CHEN, Longnan, LEE, Dong-Kyu, PARK, Chan
- Entomological research 2011 v.41 no.1 pp. 36-38
- Aedes vexans, Anopheles sinensis, Culex, Scymnus, light traps, China
- Adult mosquito surveillance was conducted using black light traps in August of 2006 and 2007 at Wangging county and Yanji city, Jilin Province, China to identify the distribution of anopheline mosquitoes in northern China. A total of 2459 female mosquitoes comprising three genera and eight species including Anopheles (Anopheles) lesteri, An. (Ano.) kleini, An. (Ano.) pullus, Culex inatomii, Cx. orientalis, Cx. pipiens, Cx. bitaeniorhynchus and Aedes vexans nipponii were collected. The most commonly collected species was An. kleini which had not been previously reported from China. Anopheles sinensis sensu stricto is commonly collected throughout China, but was not collected from these areas.