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.

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.

Culiseta

a genus of mosquitoes, e.g. C. melanura, which act as vectors for equine encephalomyelitis.

Culiseta melanura
transmits American encephalomyelitis virus; does not feed on large mammals but does on water birds.
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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.
Aedes dorsalis, Culex tarsalis and Culiseta inornata###Male and###Larvae of Thyasides###Spurrier (1998)
These are Culex (Culex) pipiens, Culex (Culex) mimeticus, Culex (Culex) perexiguus, Culex (Culex) theileri, Culex (Barraudius) modestus, Culex (Neoculex) impudicus, Culex (Neoculex) territans, Culex (Maillotia) hortensis, Culiseta (Allotheobaldia) longiareolata and Uranotaenia (Uranotaenia) unguiculata0 The new species seen is Anopheles (Anopheles) labranchiae.
Mosquitoes of the genera Culex, Anopheles, Culiseta, Mansonia and Aedes may act as vectors.
Incluyen los generos Anopheles, Culex, Psorophora,Ochlerotatus, Aedes, Sabethes, Culiseta y Haemagoggus.
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.
immitis in 9 mosquito species including Aedes vexans, Anopheles quadrimaculatus, Anopheles punctipennis, Culex pipiens, Culex erraticus, Culiseta inornata, Psorophora columbiae, Psorophora ferox, and Psorophora howardii.
El poder insecticida y disuasor de la higuerilla puede ser atribuido a la presencia de un alcaloide conocido como ricina, de toxicidad comprobada en varias especies de mosquitos como Anopheles, Culex, Aedes y Culiseta longiareolata (Macq.
The enzootic cycle of this virus is maintained between birds and mosquitoes (primarily Culiseta melanura) and then transmitted to mammals by mosquitoes that blood feed on both avian and mammalian hosts (NCDPH, 2009).
My First-World problem with itchy bites is laughable, of course, when we consider that some folks have severe allergies to mosquito attacks, and that some of the planet's most virulent diseases are transmitted by our winged female friend Culiseta longiareolata.
2006); novaluron-treated 4th instar larvae of the mosquito Culiseta longiareolata Macquart (Diptera: Culicidae) attained increased carbohydrate content starting from the d-5 post-treatment (Bouaziz et al.