This glossary is provided as a help to understanding some of the special terms that are used with malaria and malaria vectors. The glossary is for the use of students and others who are interested. The definitions will be expanded as time allows. If you can't find a term here, try Google.


  1. Farid, M.A. 1954. Ineffectiveness of DDT residual spraying in stopping malaria transmission in the Jordan Valley. Bull. W.H.O. 11:765-783.
  2. MacDonald, G. 1956. Epidemiological basis of malaria control. Bull. W.H.O. 15:613-626.
  3. Pampana, E. 1964. A Textbook of Malaria Eradication
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