Accession Number:

ADA512123

Title:

Additional Descriptions of Three Species of Culex (Eumelanomyia) with the Description of a New Species from Peninsular Malaysia (Diptera: Culicidae)

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION WASHINGTON DC MEDICAL ENTOMOLOGY PROJECT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

Additional descriptions or notes of the adults and the hitherto unknown pupae and larvae of Culex Eumelanomyia malayensis Sirivanakarn 1972, simplicicornis Edwards 1930 and selai Klein and Sirivanakarn 1969 from Peninsular Malaysia are presented. Culex jefferyi, a new species closely related to malayensis is recognized. Taxonomic discussions summarizing the diagnostic features and the records of distribution and bionomics of every species are given.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE