Accession Number:

ADA512643

Title:

Redescription of Molpemyia, and Its Revalidation as a Subgenus of Aedes (Diptera: Culicidae)

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

WALTER REED ARMY INST OF RESEARCH WASHINGTON DC DEPARTMENT OF ENTOMOLOGY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1993-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

The subgenus Molpemyia is resurrected from synonymy with the subgenus Finlaya and the species Aedes auridorsum, Ae. pecuniosus and Ae. purpureus are assigned to it. The subgenus is fully redescribed and features given to distinguish it from the other subgenera of Aedes. The three included species are redescribed and pertinent stages and structures are illustrated.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE