Accession Number:

ADA512128

Title:

Notes on the Aedes (Diceromyia) Furcifer Group, with a Description of a New Species (Diptera: Culicidae)

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION WASHINGTON DC DEPT OF ENTOMOLOGY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1986-10-14

Pagination or Media Count:

18.0

Abstract:

The larva and pupa and both sexes of the adult of Aedes Diceromyia cordellieri n. sp. from Ivory Coast are described and illustrated. Aedes cordellieri is most closely related to Aedes Diceromyia taylori Edwards. Detailed description and illustrations of the male genitalia of Ae. taylori are also presented. Diagnostic characters for separating the Aedes furcifer group from other Diceromyia are provided. The distribution of Ae. cordellieri is based on examined specimens.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE