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Aëdes (Stegomyia) aegypti


Taxonavigation: Culicoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Cladus: Pancrustacea
Cladus: Allotriocarida
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Holometabola
Superordo: Panorpida
Cladus: Antliophora
Ordo: Diptera
Subordo: Nematocera
Infraordo: Culicomorpha
Superfamilia: Culicoidea

Familia: Culicidae
Subfamiliae (3): Anophelinae – Culicinae – †Burmaculicinae

Overview of genera (44 + 3†)


Aedeomyia – Aedes – Anopheles – Armigeres – Ayurakitia – Bironella – Borichinda – Chagasia – Coquillettidia – Culex – Culiseta – Deinocerites – Eretmapodites – Ficalbia – Galindomyia – Haemagogus – Heizmannia – Hodgesia – Isostomyia – Johnbelkinia – Kimia – Limatus – Lutzia – Malaya – Mansonia – Maorigoeldia – Mimomyia – Nyctomyia – Onirion – Opifex – Orthopodomyia – Paraedes – Psorophora – Runchomyia – Sabethes – Shannoniana – Topomyia – Toxorhynchites – Trichoprosopon – Tripteroides – Udaya – Uranotaenia – Verrallina – Wyeomyia – Zeugnomyia – †Aetheapnomyia – †Burmaculex – †Eoaedes

[Source: Catalogue of Life: 2013 Annual Checklist, except fossils, minus (1) Tipula; plus (1) Nyctomyia.]



Culicidae Meigen, 1818



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Vernacular names

ak: Ntontom
অসমীয়া: মহ
беларуская: Камары
বাংলা: মশা
català: Mosquit
Deutsch: Stechmücke
eʋegbe: Emu
English: Mosquitoes
suomi: Hyttyset
français: Moustique
hrvatski: Komarci
hts: Xhuhi-ko
magyar: Szúnyogfélék
հայերեն: Մոծակներ
日本語: カ科
Līvõ kēļ: Knoušõļd
polski: Komar
davvisámegiella: Čuoikkat
Kiswahili: mbu
Tagalog: Lamok
Türkçe: Sivrisinek
vèneto: Sginsała
中文: 蚊科
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