Ability of Anopheles gambiae mosquitoes to transmit malaria during the dry and wet seasons in an area of irrigated rice cultivation in The Gambia
Lindsay, S. W, Wilkins, H. A., Zieler, H. A., Daly, R. J., Petrarca, V., Byass, P.
J Trop Med Hyg 94(5), 313-24. (1991)
The seasonality of malaria transmission was studied in a Gambian village situated in an area where rice was cultivated. Observations were made during two dry seasons, when pump-fed irrigation was used to grow rice, and in the intervening rainy season, when rice was cultivated using a combination of irrigated and rain-fed paddies. Clinical episodes ...