Accession Number:

ADA512303

Title:

Albuginosus, A New Subgenus of Aedes Meigen (Diptera: Culicidae) Described from the Afrotropical Region

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

ARMY MEDICAL MATERIEL DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITY FORT DETRICK MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1986-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

21.0

Abstract:

Albuginosus is described as a new subgenus of the genus Aedes Meigen and includes 9 species previously assigned to the subgenus Aedimorphus Theobald. The subgenus is described, discussed, and compared to other subgenera. Its distribution in the Afrotropical Region and bionomics are given. A table provides the current status of descriptions and illustration for all species of the subgenus. Illustrations of the female and male genitalia of Ae. marshallii Theobald, the subgenus type species, are included.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE