Taxon profile


Forest Day Mosquito
Aedes albopictus (Skuse, 1894)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Diptera - true flies, mosquitoes and gnats »  family Culicidae - mosquitoes »  genus Aedes »  subgenus Stegomyia

Scientific synonyms

Culex albopictus Skuse, 1894

Other names

= Asian Tiger Mosquito


Taxon in country check-lists*

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Links and literature

EN OzAnimals - Australian Wildlife [] [as Aedes albopictus]
Data retrieved on: 14 April 2013
EN Pest Information Wiki [Aedes_albopictus]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Aedes albopictus (Skuse)]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [134977]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Aedes albopictus (Skuse, 1894)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012

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