Originally isolated from South Africa (Mafayeni, Kruger National Park), isofemale selection was performed prior to genome sequencing. For more details click here.

Anopheles merus

Anopheles merus belongs to the Anopheles gambiae species complex, which consists of at least seven species, and it is a locally important vector in eastern and southern Africa where it is mainly found along the coast.

Genome assemblies and gene sets