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Tribe Aedini

Mosquito - Psorophora howardii Here she is - Ochlerotatus dorsalis - female Culicidae? - Ochlerotatus triseriatus Midge or mosquito? - Aedes vexans - male asian rock pool mosquito - Ochlerotatus japonicus - female Asian Rock Pool Mosquito - Ochlerotatus japonicus - female Western Treehole Mosquito? - Ochlerotatus sierrensis - female Mosquito - Psorophora ferox - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Nematocera" (Non-Brachycera))
Infraorder Culicomorpha (Mosquitoes and Midges)
Family Culicidae (Mosquitoes)
Tribe Aedini
Numbers
~80 spp. in 4 genera in our area(1), ~1240 spp. in 13 genera worldwide(2)
Range
worldwide(2)