Accession Number:

ADA512672

Title:

Contributions to the Mosquito Fauna of Southeast Asia. XVIII. A Reconsideration of Diceromyia Theobald with the Inclusion of Aedes Nummatus Edwards and Aedes Pseudonummatus New Species (Diptera: Culicidae)

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

WALTER REED ARMY INST OF RESEARCH SILVER SPRING MD DEPT OF ENTOMOLOGY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

Aedes nummatus Edwards is redescribed and the adult habitus, female and male genitalia and larva are illustrated. Aedes pseudonummatus, new species, is described and the female habitus and genitalia are illustrated. These 2 species are placed in the subgenus Diceromyia Theobald, nummatus being transferred from the subgenus Aedimorphus Theobald. A map shows the distribution of the above 2 species. Characters of Diceromyia are compared to related subgenera of Aedes Meigen.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE