Medical Dictionary

Mansonia

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noun Man·so·nia \man-ˈsō-nē-ə\

Medical Definition of Mansonia

  1. :  a widespread genus of mosquitoes that carry filarial worms and whose larvae and pupae obtain oxygen directly from plants underwater


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