Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Tribe Aedini

Mosquito - Psorophora howardii - male BG1768 E1000 - Psorophora ciliata - female biting - Ochlerotatus dorsalis - female Mosquito - Ochlerotatus japonicus - female Culicidae - Psorophora ciliata - female Mosquito - Psorophora? - Psorophora ferox Mosquito - Aedes vexans - female bug - Psorophora
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)