Who transmits malaria-causing protozoan?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 2 months ago

Who transmits malaria-causing protozoan?
 
(a) Protists
 
(b) Male Anopheles mosquito
 
(c) Fungi
 
(d) Female Anopheles mosquito
 
I had been asked this question in exam.
 
This intriguing question comes from Population Interactions-2 topic in division Organisms and Populations of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 2 months ago

The correct choice is (d) Female Anopheles mosquito
 
The best I can explain: A female anopheles mosquito is a vector that transmits the malaria-causing protozoan called Plasmodium. Anopheles gambiae is one of the best-known vectors that transmit Plasmodium falciparum.