There are more than 3500 species of mosquitoes that have been described, and within that, human malaria is transmitted by only females of the Anopheles genus. Within the species, only 30-40 commonly transmit #malaria in nature. Pictured for #WorldMalariaDay.
. World Malaria Day was established in May 2007 by the WHO to provide education and understanding of malaria, as well as spread information on year-long intensified implementation of national malaria-control strategies, including community-based activities for malaria prevention and treatment in endemic areas.