Aedes aegypti

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Related to Stegomyia Aegypti: Aedes albopictus, Yellow fever mosquito

A·e·des ae·gyp·'ti

the mosquito responsible for yellow fever, a species that is also the vector of the pathogen of dengue; characterized by white lyre-shaped markings on the thorax.
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Aedes aegypti

A species that transmits yellow fever and dengue.
See also: Aedes
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Stegomyia albopicta has the ability to propagate and establish its population displacing Stegomyia aegypti, the domesticated mosquito from its domain.