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Culicidae
Palp length/form
medium to long, proboscis recurved, tapered to point
shorter than proboscis
as long as proboscis, proboscis not curved
Lines of scales on thorax
fine lines of white scales
no lines or broad white patches
lines of iridescent blue scales
Mesopostnotum
with setae
without setae
Abdominal scale color
Bright metallic violet and silver
not metallic, typically white or black
Overall abdominal scale pattern
dorsal scales black, ventral scales pale
dorsal scales with pale bands or spots
Mosquito Genera of the US
M. Andrew Johnston
Species Count: 13
Culicidae