West Nile Mosquito, Culex

West Nile Mosquito, Culex

The Culex, West Nile Mosquito Carl Linnaeus named this genus of mosquito (and the West Nile Mosquito). The Latin term for Culex derives from midge or gnat. Life Cycle: The life cycle of the mosquito is much the same as the Aedes Albopictus. A few differences are: The...
The Anopheles Mosquito, Malaria

The Anopheles Mosquito, Malaria

Malaria Mosquito – The Anopheles Mosquito History: The Malaria Mosquito scientifically called the Anopheles Mosquito. This genus was first named by J.W. Meigen in 1818. The name Anopheles translates from Greek, “an” meaning “not” and “ophelos” meaning “profit”,...
Aedes Aegypti, The Yellow Fever Mosquito

Aedes Aegypti, The Yellow Fever Mosquito

The Aedes Aegypti, Yellow Fever Mosquito History and Specifications The Ae. Aegypti, Yellow Fever Mosquito has been in the United States for centuries but it has not always lived her. Entomologists believe European exploration ships to the new world brought the...