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Aedes  Meigen, 1818
Taxonomic Serial No.: 126234

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: unverified  
  Global Species Completeness: unknown   
  Latest Record Review: unknown   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderDiptera  – mosca, mosquito, gnats, mosquitoes, true flies  
                                  SuborderNematocera  – long-horned flies  
                                        FamilyCulicidae  – mosquitoes, maringouins, moustiques  
                                                 GenusAedes Meigen, 1818  
    Direct Children:  
                                                    Species Aedes aboriginis Dyar, 1917 – morthwest coast mosquito 
                                                    Species Aedes abserratus (Felt and Young, 1904)  
                                                    Species Aedes aegypti (Linnaeus, 1762) – yellow fever mosquito, stégomyie, yellowfever mosquito 
                                                    Species Aedes albopictus (Skuse, 1895) – forest day mosquito 
                                                    Species Aedes aloponotum Dyar, 1917  
                                                    Species Aedes atlanticus Dyar and Knab, 1906  
                                                    Species Aedes atropalpus (Coquillett, 1902)  
                                                    Species Aedes aurifer (Coquillett, 1903)  
                                                    Species Aedes australis (Erichson)  
                                                    Species Aedes berlini Schick, 1970  
                                                    Species Aedes bieristatus Thurman and Winkler, 1950  
                                                    Species Aedes bimaculatus (Coquillett, 1902)  
                                                    Species Aedes brelandi Zavortink, 1972  
                                                    Species Aedes burgeri Zavortink, 1972  
                                                    Species Aedes campestris Dyar and Knab, 1907  
                                                    Species Aedes canadensis Theob.  
                                                    Species Aedes cantator (Coquillett, 1903) – brown saltmarsh mosquito 
                                                    Species Aedes cataphylla Dyar, 1916  
                                                    Species Aedes churchillensis Ellis and Burst, 1973  
                                                    Species Aedes cinereus Meigen, 1818  
                                                    Species Aedes communis (De Greer, 1776)  
                                                    Species Aedes dasyorrhus (King and Hoogstraal)  
                                                    Species Aedes decticus Howard, Dyar and Knab, 1917  
                                                    Species Aedes deserticola Zavortink, 1969  
                                                    Species Aedes diantaeus Howard, Dyar and Knab, 1913  
                                                    Species Aedes dorsalis (Meigen, 1830)  
                                                    Species Aedes dupreei (Coquillett, 1904)  
                                                    Species Aedes euedes Walker, 1913  
                                                    Species Aedes excrucians (Walker, 1856)  
                                                    Species Aedes fitchii (Felt and Young, 1904)  
                                                    Species Aedes flavescens (Muller, 1764)  
                                                    Species Aedes fulvus   
                                                    Species Aedes grossbecki Dyar and Knab, 1906  
                                                    Species Aedes hemiteleus Dyar, 1924  
                                                    Species Aedes hendersoni Cockerell, 1918  
                                                    Species Aedes hexodontus Dyar, 1916  
                                                    Species Aedes impiger (Walker, 1848)  
                                                    Species Aedes implicatus Vockeroth, 1954  
                                                    Species Aedes increpitus Dyar, 1916  
                                                    Species Aedes infirmatus Dyar and Knab, 1906  
                                                    Species Aedes intrudens Dyar, 1919  
                                                    Species Aedes mariae (Sergent and Sergent)  
                                                    Species Aedes mediovittata Coquillett  
                                                    Species Aedes melanimon Dyar, 1924  
                                                    Species Aedes mercurator Dyar, 1920  
                                                    Species Aedes mitchellae (Dyar, 1905)  
                                                    Species Aedes monticola Belkin and Mcdonald, 1957  
                                                    Species Aedes muelleri Dyar, 1920  
                                                    Species Aedes nevadensis Chapman and Barr, 1964  
                                                    Species Aedes nigripes (Zwrrwearwsr, 1838)  
                                                    Species Aedes nigromaculis (Ludlow, 1906)  
                                                    Species Aedes niphadopsis Dyar and Knab, 1918  
                                                    Species Aedes papago Zavortink, 1970  
                                                    Species Aedes phoeniciae (Coluzzi and Sabatini)  
                                                    Species Aedes pionips Dyar, 1919  
                                                    Species Aedes portoricensis Ludlow  
                                                    Species Aedes provocans (Walker, 1848)  
                                                    Species Aedes pullatus (Coquillett, 1904)  
                                                    Species Aedes punctodes Dyar, 1922  
                                                    Species Aedes punctor (Kirby, 1837)  
                                                    Species Aedes purpureipes Aitken, 1941  
                                                    Species Aedes rempeli Vockeroth, 1954  
                                                    Species Aedes riparius Dyar and Knab, 1907  
                                                    Species Aedes scapularis (Rondani, 1848)  
                                                    Species Aedes schizopinax Dyar, 1929  
                                                    Species Aedes serratus   
                                                    Species Aedes sierrensis (Ludlow, 1905) – western treehole mosquito 
                                                    Species Aedes sollicitans (Walker, 1856) – saltmarsh mosquito 
                                                    Species Aedes spencerii (Theobald, 1901)  
                                                    Species Aedes squamiger (Coquillett, 1902) – california saltmarsh mosquito 
                                                    Species Aedes sticticus (Meigen, 1838) – floodwater mosquito 
                                                    Species Aedes stimulans (Walker, 1848) – woodland mosquito 
                                                    Species Aedes taeniorhynchus (Wiedemann, 1821)  
                                                    Species Aedes thelcter Dyar, 1918  
                                                    Species Aedes thibaulti Dyar and Knab, 1910  
                                                    Species Aedes togoi (Theobald, 1907)  
                                                    Species Aedes tormentor Dyar and Knab, 1906  
                                                    Species Aedes tortilis (Theobald, 1903)  
                                                    Species Aedes triseriatus (Say, 1823)  
                                                    Species Aedes trivittatus (Coquillett, 1902)  
                                                    Species Aedes varipalpus (Coquillett, 1902)  
                                                    Species Aedes ventrovittis Dyar, 1916  
                                                    Species Aedes vexans (Meigen, 1830) – vexans mosquito 
                                                    Species Aedes zammitii (Theobald)  
                                                    Species Aedes zoosophus Dyar and Knab, 1918  

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