Accession Number:

ADA512426

Title:

The Identity of Two Species of Stegomyia Belonging to the Aedes albolineatus Group (Diptera: Culicidae)

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION WASHINGTON DC MEDICAL ENTOMOLOGY PROJECT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

Aedes Stegomyia hoogstraali Knight and Rozeboom and Ae. Stg. impatibilis Walker are 2 distinct species. Characters for separating impatibilis from hoogstraali are given. Male terminalia, female, female terminalia and pupa of impatibilis and female terminalia of hoogstraali are described and illustrated. The range of Ae. impatibilis is extended to include the Philippines. This paper has been prepared to clarify the identity of 2 species in the albolineatus group of species in the subgenus Stegomyia Theobald, genus Aedes Meigen.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE