Aedes vexans

A·e·des vexans

mosquito species that is a vector of California group encephalitis and a secondary or suspected vector of eastern equine encephalitis.
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Aedes vexans, Culex poicilipes, Culex antennatus, and Mansonia uniformis comprised 52.
Aedes vexans nipponi (40) was reported on Guam based on one collected larva, and it has not been reported since.
A total of 1862 adult and 3785 larvae of Culicinae mosquitoes were collected, of which four genera and eight species of Culicinae were recognized, namely Aedes vexans, Ochlerotatus caspius s.
Blood meals were identified from 6 horses and 4 cows in the 10 Mansonia titillans Walker, from 2 horses and 1 cow in 3 Aedes vexans Meigen, from 1 cow and 1 deer in 2 Culex salinarius Coquillett, and from 1 rabbit in Culex erraticus Dyer & Knab, while all 3 Anopheles crucians Wiedemann fed upon horses.
At right is Aedes vexans, also called the floodwater mosquito.
Since some mosquitoes, such as Aedes vexans, travel long distances from breeding sites, a jurisdiction-wide survey of mosquito populations in Simpson was needed to determine the current mosquito-breeding levels in the town.
He examines the mosquitos under a microscope and sorts the three species known to carry the disease: culex tarsalis, culex pipiens and aedes vexans.
Current mosquito trap counts show that mosquitoes out in force are predominantly floodwater mosquitoes -- the species Aedes vexans -- which tend to be poor carriers of the West Nile Virus.
Mosquito Species Infusion Type Bermuda Rabbit Chow Acacia Oak Aedes aegypti 0 0 0 1 Aedes albopictus 6 2 26 8 Aedes triseriatus 0 0 0 2 Aedes vexans 3 0 2 2 Aedeszoosophus 1 0 0 0 Aedes atropalpus 0 0 0 1 Culex coronator 0 0 0 0 Culex erraticus 450 26 60 79 Culex interrogator 38 3 19 42 Culex nigripalpus 198 24 43 63 Culex quinquefasciatus 336 30 84 154 Culex salinarius 0 0 4 0 Culex tarsalis 0 0 0 2 Orthopodmyia alba 0 0 0 0 Total 1,032 85 238 354 Mosquito Species Infusion Type Algae Aedes aegypti 1 Aedes albopictus 17 Aedes triseriatus 0 Aedes vexans 0 Aedeszoosophus 0 Aedes atropalpus 0 Culex coronator 1 Culex erraticus 64 Culex interrogator 24 Culex nigripalpus 76 Culex quinquefasciatus 107 Culex salinarius 3 Culex tarsalis 0 Orthopodmyia alba 1 Total 294
salinarius, Aedes vexans, and Anopheles crucians also contributed to arboviral activity.
Other mosquito species such as Aedes vexans, Coquillettidia perturbans, Ochlerotatus canadensis, and Oc.
Bloodmeal sources of Aedes triseriatus and Aedes vexans in a southern Wisconsin forest endemic for La Crosse encephalitis virus.