Volume s1-16, Issue 2
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645


It is the purpose of this note to report the finding of malaria plasmodia in a naturally infected specimen of Dyar and Knab, 1906, which mosquito has also been known as Dyar and Knab, 1906, and Dyar and Knab, 1906.

Since August, 1935, the author has coöperated with Dr. D. P. Curry, Assistant Chief Health Officer of The Panama Canal, in a general study of the malaria situation at Fort Sherman, C. Z., where the incidence of this disease has always been unusually high. As a part of this study, dissections and microscopic examinations have been made routinely of adult mosquitoes collected each week by Mr. C. H. Bath, Sanitary Inspector and his assistants, in various sleeping quarters on the Fort Sherman reservation. To date the results of these examinations have been as follows: , 101 examined, all negative; , 1 examined, negative; , 6 examined, 5 negative and 1 positive for malaria oöcysts containing sporozoites.


Article metrics loading...

The graphs shown below represent data from March 2017
Loading full text...

Full text loading...

  • Received : 07 Jan 1936
This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error