malarial mosquito

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Related to malarial mosquito: anopheles mosquito
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Noun1.malarial mosquito - transmits the malaria parasitemalarial mosquito - transmits the malaria parasite  
mosquito - two-winged insect whose female has a long proboscis to pierce the skin and suck the blood of humans and animals
Anopheles, genus Anopheles - malaria mosquitoes; distinguished by the adult's head-downward stance and absence of breathing tubes in the larvae
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The researchers, led by Associate Professor Giles Duffield and Assistant Professor Zain Syed of the Department of Biological Sciences, examined the role for a major chemosensory family of mosquito proteins, odorant-binding proteins (OBPs), in the daily regulation of olfactory sensitivities in the malarial mosquito.
Much of the southern United States is favorable to the malarial mosquito.
when the malarial mosquito comes out to bite, reminding households to sleep under their mosquito nets.