Accession Number:

ADA512295

Title:

Culex stigmatosoma Dyar, 1907 and C. thriambus Dyar, 1921 (Insecta, Diptera): Proposed Conservation of the Specific Names by the Suppression of C. peus Speiser, 1904

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

WALTER REED BIOSYSTEMATICS UNIT WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1989-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this application is to stabilized the name of the important American banded foul-water mosquito as Culex stigmatosoma Dyar, 1907, and also that of the species known as C. thriambus Dyar, 1921. A strict application of the Code would lead to confusion in the names of both species.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE