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  • Culicidae » Culicinae » Sabethini
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  • Representative species shown here: Malaya jacobsoni
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Name-bearing Type

Distribution

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Species of Malaya occur in central Africa, through most of the Oriental Region, China and the Ryukyu Archipelago, as well as Australia, New Guinea, and the Solomon Islands.

Phylogeny

Not yet available.

Bionomics

Not yet available.

Medical Importance

Not yet available.

Important References

Included Taxa

For more on taxa, see WRBU's Mosquito Catalog

 

Genus-specific Diagnostic Characters, Adult Stage

  • Mosquito generic character
  • Proboscis (P) with many outstanding hairs, up-turned and apically swollen
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  • Mosquito generic character
  • Scutum (Scu) usually with median longitudinal white or silver stripe
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  • Mosquito generic character
  • Anal vein (1A) turns ends at level with base of mediocubital crossvein (mcu)
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  • Mosquito generic character
  • Squamae bare, alula fringed
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