Turkey

Malaria risk

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Mosquito vectors

The table above summarises the dominant malaria vector species believed to be present and below are maps showing the predicted occurrence of these species. Click on an individual map to find out more about it.

Bionomics summary table

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Species / species complex

Vector status across species' range

Primary environment

Zoophilic / anthropophilic

Endo / exophagic

Endo / exophilic

Biting time

Anopheles (Anopheles) sacharovi Favre, 1903 Variable depending on location Small collections of sunlit fresh and brackish water with vegetation and rice fields Both Both Endophilic Evening / night
Anopheles (Cellia) superpictus Grassi, 1899 Variable depending on location Gravel stream beds, irrigation channels and rice fields, including high altitudes Both Exophagic / both Both data not available
Anopheles (Anopheles) messeae Falleroni, 1926 Present but non or minor vector in Turkey

Inherited blood disorders

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