Thread subject: Diptera.info :: Culicidae -> Aedes vexans

Posted by Carnifex on 15-07-2019 22:32
#1

Hi,
is this mosquito an Aedes? Found early June in Vienna.

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Edited by Carnifex on 16-07-2019 15:15

Posted by Tony Irwin on 15-07-2019 22:35
#2

Yes, I think Aedes vexans (dorsal view of abdomen would help)

Posted by Carnifex on 16-07-2019 14:32
#3

I guess ID is safe now?

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Posted by Tony Irwin on 16-07-2019 14:46
#4

Yes, although it's lost many abdominal scales, what remains fits vexans OK

Posted by Carnifex on 16-07-2019 15:15
#5

Thank you, Tony!