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Table 2 Distribution by species of the 595 anopheles caught in French Guiana in June–July 2011

From: Epidemiological and entomological studies of a malaria outbreak among French armed forces deployed at illegal gold mining sites reveal new aspects of the disease’s transmission in French Guiana

Molecular identification Morphological identification
An. albitarsis s.l. An. darlingi An. nuneztovari s.l. An. triannulatus s.l. An. spp. Total
An. albitarsis s.l. 48 (90.5 %) 4    11 63
An. darlingi 3 224 (90.0 %) 1   77 305
An. nuneztovari s.l.   2 83 (94.3 %) 1 59 145
An. triannulatus s.l. 1   3 6 (85.7 %) 5 15
An. spp.   19 1   47 67
Total of KI 52 249 88 7 199 595
  1. In italic values between parentheses, consistency between morphological identification and molecular analysis for each species