Culiseta

Culiseta

(kū-lis'ē-ta),
A genus of mosquitoes (family Culicidae). They are vectors for various human diseases and those of domestic and wild animals and birds.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

Cu·li·se·ta

(kū-li-sē'tă)
A genus of mosquitoes (family Culicidae); vectors for several diseases of humans, domestic and wild animals, and birds.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Tur teshisleri yapilabilen 1529 sivrisinegin 4 cinse [Aedes (Ae.), Anopheles (An.), Culex (Cx.) ve Culiseta (Cs.)] ait olduklari belirlenmis ve 13 tur; Ae.
torrentium 2707 2090 2118 Culex territans -- 8 -- Culiseta annulata 4 7 -- Ochlerotatus cantans -- -- 1 Ochlerotatus caspius -- 51 17 Ochlerotatus cataphyla -- -- 7 Ochlerotatus communis -- -- 22 Ochlerotatus flavescens -- -- 1 Ochlerotatus geniculatus 4 41 20 Ochlerotatus intrudens -- -- 24 Ochlerotatus japonicus japonicus -- -- -- Ochlerotatus leucomelas -- -- -- Ochlerotatus rusticus -- -- 4 Ochlerotatus sticticus 559 202 1113 Uranotaenia unguiculata -- -- -- Aedes/Ochlerotatus sp.
Larvae and pupae collected at the 3 residences and nearby areas included only Culex and Culiseta species (Cx.
Culex nigripalpus Culex quinquefasciatus Culex salinarius Culiseta inornata Deinocerites mathesoni Mansonia titillans Toxorhynchites rutilus septentrionalis Uranotaenia spp.
Different species of the genera Aedes, Anopheles, Culex, Culiseta, Mansonia, and Armigeres have been implicated in the transmission of D.
Aedes dorsalis, Culex tarsalis and Culiseta inornata###Male and###Larvae of Thyasides###Spurrier (1998)
Among captured species in all stations, Culex hortensis (72, 98%) and Culiseta longiareolata (19, 68 %) are the most abundant
Mosquitoes of the genera Culex, Anopheles, Culiseta, Mansonia and Aedes may act as vectors.
(32) Another rare but serious member of this family, encephalitis-causing Bunyamwera viruses have been found on every continent except for Antarctica, with vectors Anopheles and Culiseta mosquitoes.
A bacterial disease named as Tularemia (Pahvant Valley plague rabbit fever deer fly fever and Ohara's fever) which is caused by Francis Ella tularemia is vectored by Culex and Culiseta genus.