Originally isolated from wild individuals collected in Iran (Ghoran village, May 2010), mosquitoes were donated by Mohammad Oshagi and Igor Sharakhov (Virginia Tech). There is no colony.


Anopheles culicifacies is a complex of five species found in Cambodia, China, Ethiopia, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam, India, Iran and Pakistan, and Anopheles culicifacies A is a malaria vector found in these last three countries.

Genome assemblies and gene sets