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p^+, w^+, c^1, r^+

L3-5 was derived from G3, thus should also be recognized as a hybrid stock, although at least some particular L3-5 colonies may have only Anopheles coluzzii rDNA.


Anopheles coluzzii, formerly known as Anopheles gambiae M molecular form, was defined as a separate species in 2013 (Coetzee et al.). An. coluzzii belongs to the Anopheles gambiae species complex, which consists of at least seven species.