Culex tarsalis

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  1. Culex tarsalis : the ... .... mosquito
    Western Encephalitis
  2. Culex tarsalis : adults are ... sized
    medium
  3. Culex tarsalis : color =
    brownish
  4. Culex tarsalis : with a median white band on the ...
    proboscis
  5. Culex tarsalis : .... bands overlapping the ... joints
    • white
    • tarsal
  6. Culex tarsalis : ... lines or .... rows of ... scales on the outer surfaces of hind ... and ...
    • narrow lines or dotted rows of
    • white scales on the outer surface of the hind
    • femur and tibia.
  7. Culex tarsalis : The underside of the female's
    abdomen is ....-scaled
    pale
  8. Culex tarsalis : the underside of the female's abdomen has an inverted ... ... pattern of dark ... on each segment
    • V-shaped
    • scales
  9. Culex tarsalis : colonizes a wide variety of ... sources ranging from ... to ... ....
    • aquatic
    • clean
    • highly polluted
  10. Culex tarsalis : is also able to tolerate fairly ... .... levels
    high salinity
  11. Culex tarsalis : floodwater, rain pools, ... waters, ... ponds, and ... drains.
    • irrigation
    • ornamental
    • dairy
  12. Culex tarsalis : egg rafts are laid on the ... ...
    water surface
  13. Culex tarsalis : is most commonly associated with ... sources
    agricultural
  14. Culex tarsalis : shows a preference towards ...
    birds
  15. Culex tarsalis : will also take blood from ... , ... , and humans
    • horses
    • cattle
  16. Culex tarsalis : can fly considerable distances, especially if assisted by wind - # to # miles
    16 to 25
  17. Culex tarsalis : ability to fly long distance is important in ... ... ....
    distribution of encephalitis
  18. Culex tarsalis : are highly attracted to
    CO2 baited traps
  19. Culex tarsalis : both males and females are attracted to
    light traps
  20. Culex tarsalis : primary vector of
    • SLE
    • WEE
    • WNV
  21. Culex tarsalis : species has been recorded in all # California counties, over a wide range of ....
    • 58
    • elevations

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Author:
ianquinto
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Filename:
Culex tarsalis
Updated:
2017-03-31 19:44:08
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