Anopheles gambiae (African malaria mosquito)
Reference genome: Anopheles gambiae str. PEST (assembly AgamP3)
Download sequences in FASTA format for genome, transcript, protein
Download genome annotation in GFF, GenBank or tabular format
BLAST against Anopheles gambiae genome, transcript, protein
All 4 genomes for species:
Browse the list
Try NCBI Datasets - a new way to download genome sequence and annotation we're testing in NCBI Labs

Display Settings:

Format

Send to:

Choose Destination

Links from Protein

ID: 46
Organism ImageAnopheles gambiae (African malaria mosquito)

The mosquito Anopheles gambiae is the principal vector of malaria

Lineage: Eukaryota[8504]; Metazoa[4118]; Ecdysozoa[1796]; Arthropoda[1647]; Hexapoda[1517]; Insecta[1481]; Pterygota[1480]; Neoptera[1473]; Endopterygota[1369]; Diptera[281]; Nematocera[62]; Culicoidea[39]; Culicidae[37]; Anophelinae[33]; Anopheles[33]; Cellia[27]; Pyretophorus[10]; gambiae species complex[8]; Anopheles gambiae[1]
Anopheles gambiae is the primary vector that transmits human malaria, a disease that causes an estimated 200 million clinical cases and more than one million deaths annually. In order to eradicate malaria, the mosquito vector has become a target for study, since vector control has been a more attainable goal than anti-malarial drug treatments. More...

Summary

Sequence data: genome assemblies: 4; sequence reads: 5 (See  Genome Assembly and Annotation report)
Statistics: median total length (Mb): 250.715
 median protein count: 14102
 median GC%: 42.4

 Representative (genome information for reference and representative genomes)

Chromosomes

Click on chromosome name to open Genome Data Viewer

Supplemental Content

NCBI Resources

Tools

Recent activity

Your browsing activity is empty.

Activity recording is turned off.

Turn recording back on

See more...
Support Center