Accession Number:

ADA512168

Title:

Culex (Melanoconion) adamesi, a New Species from Panama (Diptera: Culicidae)

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION WASHINGTON DC MEDICAL ENTOMOLOGY PROJECT

Report Date:

1980-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

The adults of both sexes, pupa and 4th stage larva of Culex Melanoconion adamesi, a new species from Panama are described and illustrated. Its affinity with pedroi Sirivanakarn and Belkin 1980, crybda Dyar 1924 and epanastasis Dyar 1921, as interpreted by Sirivanakarn and Belkin 1980 is discussed. The distribution, bionomics and medical importance are summarized.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE