J Am Mosq Control Assoc 2004 Jun;20(2):208-14
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, PO Box 2087, Ft. Collins, CO 80522, USA.
Many species of Culicidae are of major medical, veterinary, and economic importance. To facilitate discussion among taxonomists, medical entomologists, ecologists, and vector control specialists, it is essential that culicidologists be able to readily recognize individual genera. Adult female mosquitoes, the stage most often encountered in surveys, should be identifiable to genus without dissection with the aid of a good-quality dissecting microscope. Read More