Mosquitoes of the extant avian malaria vector Coquillettidia Dyar, 1905 from Eocene Baltic amber (Diptera: Culicidae)
Ryszard Szadziewski , Elżbieta Sontag , Jacek Szwedo
AbstractMales of Coquillettidia gedanica sp. nov. and C. adamowiczi sp. nov. from Eocene Baltic amber are described and illustrated. Extant mosquitoes of this genus are natural vectors of avian malaria in tropical Africa. A key for determination of Culicidae from Baltic amber is provided.
|Journal series||Palaeoentomology, ISSN 2624-2826, e-ISSN 2624-2834, (0 pkt)|
|Publication size in sheets||0.50|
|Keywords in English||Diptera, Culicidae, Bay of Gdańsk amber, new species, C. gedanica sp. nov., C. adamowiczi sp. nov., vector, parasite, bird disease|
|Score||= 5.0, 28-01-2020, ArticleFromJournal|
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