Indian Journal of Public Health


Year
: 1996  |  Volume : 40  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 130--3

Insecticidal susceptibility status of Anopheles stephensi (Liston) in selected areas of Calcutta (West Bengal).


AK Mukhopadhyay, S Chakraborty, PK Karmakar, P Banerjee 
 Regional Office for Health & Family Welfare, Calcutta

Correspondence Address:
A K Mukhopadhyay
Regional Office for Health & Family Welfare, Calcutta

Susceptibility tests were carried out with insecticides like Organochlorine Organophosphorus and Synthetic pyrethroids using the WHO test kits against Anopheles stephensi larvae and adults, collected from malaria endemic wards of Calcutta in December, 1995 and January, 1996 Anopheles stephensi adults were found resistant to DDT, Propoxure, Malathion but susceptible to Fenthion and Deltamethrin.


How to cite this article:
Mukhopadhyay A K, Chakraborty S, Karmakar P K, Banerjee P. Insecticidal susceptibility status of Anopheles stephensi (Liston) in selected areas of Calcutta (West Bengal). Indian J Public Health 1996;40:130-3


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Mukhopadhyay A K, Chakraborty S, Karmakar P K, Banerjee P. Insecticidal susceptibility status of Anopheles stephensi (Liston) in selected areas of Calcutta (West Bengal). Indian J Public Health [serial online] 1996 [cited 2019 Aug 20 ];40:130-3
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