Which among the following species of Anopheles Mosquitoes generally breeds in man-made water containers in urban areas?

Answer: [D] Anopheles stephensi

Correct answer is Anopheles stephensi. Further note that Anopheles culicifacies is found in rural areas all over India. An.minimus and An.fluviatilis breed in running channels, streams with clean water.

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