Aedes atlanticus

A·e·des atlanticus

mosquitoes in the family Culicidae known to transmit viruses that cause dengue, yellow fever, and encephalitis.
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These species are Aedes atlanticus, Aedes mitchellae, Aedes sollicitans, Aedes taeniorhynchus, Coquillettidia perturbans, and Culex nigripalpus.
In the southeast, these species include salt-water--marsh mosquitoes such as Aedes sollicitans, which are abundant in coastal areas, and fresh-water mosquitoes, such as Culex nigripalpus, Coquillitidea perturbans, and Aedes atlanticus.