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Redescription and resurrection from synonymy, of Aedes (Ochlerotatus) Rhyacophilus Costa Lima, 1933 Redescrição e revalidação de Aedes (Ochlerotatus) rhyacophilus Costa Lima, 1933

By Maria Anice Mureb Sallum, Keiko Uramoto and Oswaldo Paulo Forattini


Aedes (Ochlerotatu) rhyacophilus Costa Lima i resurrected from the synonymy with Aedes (Ochlerotatus) scapularis (Rondani). Lectotype and paralectotypes are designated Larval, pupal and both sexes of adult stages are redescribed and illustrated. Bionomics include a picture of a brreding place. Diagnostic characters for distinguishing rhyacophilus from other species of the Scapularis Group are provided. Some data about known distribution are presented.<br>Aedes (Ochlerotatus) rhyacophilus Costa Lima é retida da sinonímia con Aedes (Ochlerotatus) scapularis (Rondani). São designados lectótipo e paralectótipos. As formas larval, pupal e adulta de ambos os sexos são redescritas e acompanhadas de ilustrações representativas desses estádios, além do aspecto de um criadouro natural. Apresentam-se caracteres diagnósticos que permitem separar rhyacophilus das outras espécies do Grupo Scapularis, e alguns dados sobre a distribuição geográfica até agora conhecida

Topics: Aedes rhyacophilus, Aedes (Ochlerotatus), Culicidae, infecções veiculadas por mosquitos, Aedes rhyacophilus, Aedes (Ochlerotatus), Culicidae, mosquito-borne infections, Microbiology, QR1-502, Science, Q, DOAJ:Microbiology, DOAJ:Biology, DOAJ:Biology and Life Sciences, Arctic medicine. Tropical medicine, RC955-962, Special situations and conditions, RC952-1245, Internal medicine, RC31-1245, Medicine, R, DOAJ:Internal medicine, DOAJ:Medicine (General), DOAJ:Health Sciences
Publisher: Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Ministério da Saúde
Year: 1988
DOI identifier: 10.1590/S0074-02761988000100010
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