Culicidae


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Culicidae

[kyü′lis·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
The mosquitoes, a family of slender, orthorrhaphous dipteran insects in the series Nematocera having long legs and piercing mouthparts.
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This work is part of the project: "Sistema integrado de educacion y vigilancia entomologica para la prevencion y el control de enfermedades vehiculizadas por mosquitos (Diptera: Culicidae) en dos polos turisticos de Republica Dominicana" supported by the Fondo Nacional de Innovacion y Desarrollo Cientifico y Tecnologico (FONDOCyT), Ministerio de Educacion Superior, Ciencia y Tecnologia (MESCyT), Project No.
Aedes (Protomacleaya) gabriel Schick (Diptera: Culicidae): This species was collected only from ovitraps in the subtropical forest of Sierra Madre del Sur in southern Morelos.
Rapid assays for identification of members of the Culex (Culex) pipiens complex, their hybrids, and other sibling species (Diptera: culicidae).
Aedes aegypti survival in the presence of Toxorhynchites violaceus (Diptera: Culicidae) fourth instar larvae.
Blood-feeding pattern of Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) collected in a rural Thai village.
Liu et al., "Comparison of pyrethroid resistance in adults and larvae of Culex pipiens pallens (Diptera: Culicidae) from four field populations in China," Journal of Economic Entomology, vol.