Deinocerites

Deinocerites

a mosquito, vector of the virus of equine encephalomyelitis.
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The title reflects the discovery that Deinocerites pseudes, the crab hole mosquito, found along the Pacific coast of Central America was a competent vector of the epidemic and epizootic VEE virus that was causing disease and death in equids and humans at the time (1).
nigripalpus in northern Florida (10), and from Anopheles atropos, Deinocerites cancer, and Aedes taeniorhynchus in the Florida Keys (11).