Toxorhynchites


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Toxorhynchites

A genus of mosquitoes, which includes the largest known mosquito (the elephant mosquito), that do not consume blood, but rather subsist on carbohydrate-rich nutrients such as honeydew melon, or the saps and juices from damaged plants, refuse, fruit and nectar.
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Influencia das larvas predadoras (Toxorhynchites sp., Limatus durhamii e Culex bigoti) sobre a populacao de larvas de Culex quinquefasciatus e Culex eduardoi.
Aedes aegypti survival in the presence of Toxorhynchites violaceus (Diptera: Culicidae) fourth instar larvae.
Culex nigripalpus Culex quinquefasciatus Culex salinarius Culiseta inornata Deinocerites mathesoni Mansonia titillans Toxorhynchites rutilus septentrionalis Uranotaenia spp.
Ocorrencia de Haemagogus (Conopostegus) leucocelaenus (Dyar & Shannon) e Toxorhynchites (Lynchiella) theobaldi (Dyar & Knab) em ocos de arvore em capao de mata, Curitiba, Parana, Brasil.
Esto puede ser abordado mediante el uso de control biologico (por ejemplo, Wolbachia and Toxorhynchites) y educando a la comunidad de eliminar los recipientes con agua, donde los mosquitos se reproducen.
Harbach has a soft spot for the Toxorhynchites genus, which have a convenient penchant for eating Aedes aegypti larvae.
A total of 43 mosquito taxa were collected from PHP NBCA in 9 genera (Aedes, Anopheles, Culex, Heizmannia, Mansonia, Orthopodomyia, Topomyia, Toxorhynchites, Tripteroides).
Co-infection of wAlbA and wAlbB has not been observed in other mosquito genera, except Aedes and Toxorhynchites (6).
With respect to Toxorhynchites guadeloupensis it was mentioned as Toxorhynchites guadalupensis by Campos et al.
PEST/ XP_001689165.1 Aedes aegypti / XP_001661677.1 Meleagris gallopavo / XP_003201937.1 Acyrthosiphon pisum / NP_001156724.1 Lethocerus deyrollei /BAG12118.1 Culex tarsalis / ADH04225.1 Culex tarsalis / ADH04224.1 Culex tarsalis / ADH04226.1 Culex quinquefasciatus / XP_001843136.1 Culex tarsalis / ADH04227.1 Ochlerotatus atropalpus / AAV31927.1 Toxorhynchites amboinensis / AAV31932.1 Anopheles albimanus / AAV31933.1 Tenebrio molitor/AAU20328.2 Aedes polynesiensis / AAV31926.1 Camponotus floridanus / EFN65337.1 Culex quinquefasciatus / XP_001845697.1 Aedes aegypti / XP_001657619.1 Aedes aegypti / XP_001663499.1 Strongylocentrotus purpuratus / XP_001199485.1 Selenomonas noxia ATCC43541 / ZP 06604478.1 Functional category E value D* Pyropia accession number 1.
Potential for insect transmission of HIV: Experimental exposure of Cimex hemipterus and Toxorhynchites amboinensis to human immunodeficiency virus.
Stephensi an area distribution record and Toxorhynchites species new under description.