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Friday, 04 January 2019 - 14:28
2 new species of mosquitoes discovered
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Two new species of mosquitoes have been discovered from Galduwa in Hikkaduwa.

An entomologist attached to the filarial prevention unit, P Ranasinghe, stated the two species were discovered after conducting research for one year in the wetland in the area.

Addressing an event to declare open a new entomology laboratory at Hikkaduwa, Entomologist P Ranasinghe further said that the researchers have not identified yet whether these two species of mosquitoes are carriers of any diseases.
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