Survey of some species of Culicinae (Diptera, Culicidae) from different localities in South of Iraq

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Survey of some species of Culicinae (Diptera, Culicidae) from different localities in South of Iraq

Haneen Saad Jabbar, Razzaq Shalan Augul, Soolaf A. Kathiar
J. Bio. Env. Sci.12( 5), 70-80, May 2018.
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Due to important the species of Culicidae, we collected the larvae from different region of the south of Iraq for identification and re-description.  Diagnosed key is provided for fourth stage larvae of the mosquito species that belong to subfamily Culicinae which they collected from the south of Iraq; these species were: Culiseta subochrea Edward, Aedesdorsalis Meigen, Ae. caspius Pallas, Culexpipiens L., and Cx. quinquefasciatus Say. The investigation was proved by a brief morphological description, and the main characters were illustrated.


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