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Taxonomic Serial No.: 126455

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  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  
    Direct Children:  
                                                    Species Culex abominator Dyar and Knab, 1909  
                                                    Species Culex alpicalis Adams, 1903  
                                                    Species Culex anips Dyar, 1916  
                                                    Species Culex apicalis Adams, 1903  
                                                    Species Culex arizonensis Bohart, 1949  
                                                    Species Culex atratus Theobald, 1901  
                                                    Species Culex bahamensis Dyar and Knab, 1906  
                                                    Species Culex boharti Brookman and Reeves, 1950  
                                                    Species Culex chidesteri Dyar, 1921  
                                                    Species Culex conservator Dyar and Knab, 1906  
                                                    Species Culex conspirator Dyar and Knab, 1906  
                                                    Species Culex corniger Theobald, 1903  
                                                    Species Culex coronator Dyar and Knab, 1906  
                                                    Species Culex declarator Dyar and Knab, 1906  
                                                    Species Culex decorator Dyar and Knab, 1906  
                                                    Species Culex erraticus (Dyar and Knab, 1906)  
                                                    Species Culex erythrothorax Dyar, 1907  
                                                    Species Culex idottus Dyar, 1920  
                                                    Species Culex inflictus Theobald, 1901  
                                                    Species Culex inimitabilis Dyar and Knab, 1906  
                                                    Species Culex interrogator Dyar and Knab, 1906  
                                                    Species Culex iolambdis Dyar, 1918  
                                                    Species Culex lucifugus Komp, 1936  
                                                    Species Culex mollis Dyar and Knab, 1906  
                                                    Species Culex mulrennani Basham, 1948  
                                                    Species Culex nigripalpus Theobald, 1901  
                                                    Species Culex peccator Dyar and Knab, 1909  
                                                    Species Culex peus Speiser, 1904  
                                                    Species Culex pilosus (Dyar and Knab, 1906)  
                                                    Species Culex pipiens Linnaeus, 1758 – northern house mosquito, maringouin domestique 
                                                    Species Culex pleuristriatus Theobald, 1903  
                                                    Species Culex quinquefasciatus Say, 1823 – southern house mosquito 
                                                    Species Culex reevesi Wirth, 1948  
                                                    Species Culex restuans Theobald, 1901  
                                                    Species Culex salinarius Coquillett, 1904  
                                                    Species Culex similis Theobald  
                                                    Species Culex taeniopus Dyar and Knab, 1907  
                                                    Species Culex tarsalis Coquillett, 1896  
                                                    Species Culex territans Walker, 1856  
                                                    Species Culex thriambus Dyar, 1921  
                                                    Species Culex toweri Dyar and Knab  

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Culex   
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