Stegomyia


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Stegomyia

(stĕg″ō-mī′ē-ă)
A subgenus of mosquito of the genus Aedes, family Culicidae, capable of transmitting many diseases to humans, including dengue, yellow fever, and filariasis.
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Oviposition deterrence and larvicidal activity of three formulations of piperidine repellent (AI3-37220) against field populations of Stegomyia albopicta.
First record of Stegomyia albopicta (Aedes albopictus) in Belize.
Observations on released Stegomyia aegypti (L) with special reference to dispersion.
The vector was identified in different articles as Stegomyia fasciata mosquitoes, an old name for Ae.
vexans mosquitoes of the subgenus Aedimorphus are commonly captured on the northern Colorado Front Range, and known tropical ZIKV vectors are mostly from the subgenus Stegomyia (4).