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Aedes

[ā′ē·dēz]
(invertebrate zoology)
A genus of the dipterous subfamily Culicinae in the family Culicidae, with species that are vectors for many diseases of humans.

aedes

1. In Roman antiquity, any edifice or a minor shrine, not formally consecrated.
2. Now, any chapel or temple.
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Aedine mosquitoes typically have three homomorphic pairs of chromosomes with one pair shorter than the other two.
Notes on Aedine mosquitoes as diurnal pests of humans in Abbottabad Area.
Terminology and preparation techniques of the female genitalia of Aedine mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae).