Aedes (Stg.) bromeliae
- 1911a:10 (M, F*; Stegomyia)
- Kampala Swamp, Uganda (BM)
Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Comoros, Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Zaire), Ethiopia, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zimbabwe
Larvae are found in tree holes, leaf axils of pineapple, Colocasia, banana, taro, palm spathes and artificial containers. Females readily bite man (Huang 1986).
Vector of yellow fever in Africa (Huang 1986).
Adult Stage, detail images:
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