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Living Organisms / Animalia / Mandulibulata / Hexapoda / Diptera / Culicidae / Genus:
Culiseta:

Species List
(Full list of all species in this genera is not yet available)

Alternative Genus names
  • Climacura, Theobaldi - (B502)
  • Theobaldia, Culicella, Theobaldinella, Pseudotheobaldia, Climacura, Allotheobaldia, Themyia - (B505)

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General and References

General Information

  • Members of this genus are somewhat similar in appearance and habits to Culex spp. (D70)
  • They are fairly unimportant as pests, although may play an important role in cycling of virus in reservoir populations. (D70, V.w6)
  • 8 species are recognised in North America, north of Mexico, of which five are fairly widespread. (D70)

References

D70, B24, B73, B79, B114, B502, J91.5.w1

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