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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Culicidae (Mosquitoes) in Costa Rica
Class
Costa Rica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 453 families, 6857 genera, 25044 species
Tree
Subclass
Costa Rica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 450 families, 6847 genera, 25030 species
Tree
Infraclass
Costa Rica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 428 families, 6741 genera, 24691 species
Tree
Superorder
Costa Rica
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 292 families, 5613 genera, 22064 species
Tree
Order
Costa Rica
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 84 families, 996 genera, 3558 species
Tree
Suborder
Costa Rica
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 18 families, 201 genera, 834 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Costa Rica
Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
 6 families, 76 genera, 398 species
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Culicoidea (Meigen, 1818)
 3 families, 28 genera, 233 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) (Mosquitoes) - Systematics
 25 genera, 190 species
Site
Tree
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Genera277    worldwide
Species7.358    worldwide
Common namesMosquitoes
German namesStechmücken
Dutch namesSteekmuggen
Danish namesStikmyg
Finnish namesHyttyset
Norwegian namesStikkemygg
Swedish namesStickmyggor
Spanish namesZancudos, Mosquitos
AuthorMeigen, 1818
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Australasian


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Oriental


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


CountriesAfghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesCulicidae in faunaeur.org
Culicidae in itis.gov
Culicidae in dyntaxa.se
Culicidae in Wikipedia (English)

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Species overview - Checklist for Culicidae in Costa Rica
Species with ANext  
Aedeomyia squamipennis (Lynch Arribálzaga, 1878)Info
Aedes aegypti -> Stegomyia aegyptiYellow fever mosquitoInfo
Aedes aitkeni (Schick, 1970)Info
Aedes allotecnon (Kumm, Komp & Ruiz, 1940)Info
Aedes angustivittatus (Dyar & Knab, 1907)Info
Aedes brevis (Berlin, 1969)Info
Aedes daryi (Schick, 1970)Info
Aedes dupreei (Coquillett, 1904)Info
Aedes euplocamus (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Aedes fluviatilis (Lutz, 1904)Info
Aedes fulvus (Wiedemann, 1828)Info
Aedes hastatus (Dyar, 1922)Info
Aedes heteropus (Dyar, 1921)Info
Aedes homoeopus (Dyar, 1922)Info
Aedes insolitus (Coquillett, 1906)Info
Aedes lacteus (Knight, 1946)Info
Aedes podographicus (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Aedes quadrivittatus (Coquillett, 1902)Info
Aedes scapularis (Rondani, 1848)Info
Aedes septemstriatus (Dyar & Knab, 1907)Info
Aedes serratus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes sexlineatus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes spinosus (Berlin, 1969)Info
Aedes taeniorhynchus (Wiedemann, 1821)Black saltmarsh mosquitoInfo
Aedes terrens (Walker, 1856)Info
Aedes thorntoni (Dyar & Knab, 1907)Info
Anopheles albimanus (Wiedemann, 1820)Info
Anopheles albitarsis (Lynch Arribálzaga, 1878)Info
Anopheles anomalophyllus (Komp, 1936)Info
Anopheles apicimacula (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Anopheles aquasalis (Curry, 1932)Info
Anopheles argyritarsis (Robineau-desvoidy, 1827)Info
Anopheles cruzii (Dyar & Knab, 1908)Info
Anopheles eiseni (Coquillett, 1902)Info
Anopheles kompi (Edwards, 1930)Info
Anopheles malefactor (Dyar & Knab, 1907)Info
Anopheles neivai (Howard, Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Anopheles neomaculipalpus (Curry, 1931)Info
Anopheles parapunctipennis (Martini, 1932)Info
Anopheles powderi (Zavortink, 1970)Info
Anopheles pseudopunctipennis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Anopheles strodei (Root, 1926)Info
Anopheles vestitipennis (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Chagasia bathana (Dyar, 1928)Info
Coquillettidia arribalzagae (Theobald, 1903)Info
Coquillettidia fasciolata (Lynch Arribálzaga, 1891)Info
Coquillettidia nigricans (Coquillett, 1904)Info
Coquillettidia titillans (Walker, 1848)Info
Culex allostigma (Howard, Dyar & Knab, 1915)Info
Culex alogistus (Dyar, 1918)Info
Culex antunesi (Lane &whitman, 1943)Info
Culex aquarius (Strickman, 1990)Info
Culex babahoyensis (Levi-castillo, 1953)Info
Culex bastagarius (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Culex batesi (Rozeboom & Komp, 1948)Info
Culex bidens (Dyar, 1922)Info
Culex bihaicola (Dyar & Núñez Tovar, 1928)Info
Culex bonneae (Dyar & Knab, 1919)Info
Culex chidesteri (Dyar, 1912)Info
Culex conservator (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Culex conspirator (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Culex corniger (Theobald, 1903)Info
Culex coronator (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Culex corrigani (Dyar & Knab, 1907)Info
Culex daumastocampa (Dyar & Knab, 1908)Info
Culex declarator (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Culex derivator (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Culex distinguendus (Dyar, 1928)Info
Culex dohenyi (Hogue, 1975)Info
Culex dunni (Dyar, 1918)Info
Culex eduardoi (Casal & Garcia, 1968)Info
Culex educator (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Culex egcymon (Dyar, 1923)Info
Culex elevator (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Culex erethyzonfer (Galindo & Blanton, 1954)Info
Culex erraticus (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Culex garcesi (Duret, 1968)Info
Culex gaudeator (Dyar & Knab, 1907)Info
Culex inflictus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex inhibitator (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Culex interrogator (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Culex iolambdis (Dyar, 1918)Info
Culex jenningsi (Dyar & Knab, 1907)Info
Culex latisquama (Coquillett, 1906)Info
Culex limacifer (Komp, 1936)Info
Culex metempsytus (Dyar, 1921)Info
Culex mollis (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Culex mutator (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Culex nigripalpus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex ousqua (Dyar, 1918)Info
Culex panocossa (Dyar, 1923)Info
Culex pedroi (Sirivanakarn & Belkin, 1980)Info
Culex peus (Speiser, 1904)Info
Culex pilosus (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Culex pinarocampa (Dyar & Knab, 1908)Info
Culex pleuristriatus (Theobald, 1903)Info
Culex psatharus (Dyar, 1920)Info
Culex pseudostigmatosoma (Strickman, 1990)Info
Culex quinquefasciatus (Say, 1823)House MosquitoInfo
Culex rejector (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Culex restrictor (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Culex secundus (Bonne-wepster & Bonne, 1920)Info
Culex stenolepis (Dyar & Knab, 1908)Info
Culex stigmatosoma -> Culex peusInfo
Culex taeniopus (Dyar & Knab, 1907)Info
Culex tecmarsis (Dyar, 1918)Info
Culex theobaldi (Lutz, 1904)Info
Culex thriambus -> Culex peusInfo
Culex tricuspis (Edwards, 1930)Info
Culex trifidus -> Culex tricuspisInfo
Culex trifidus (Dyar, 1921)Info
Culex urichii (Coquillett, 1906)Info
Culex usquatissimus (Dyar, 1922)Info
Culex usquatus (Dyar, 1918)Info
Culiseta particeps (Adams, 1903)Info
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Deinocerites costaricensis (Adames & Hogue, 1970)Info
Deinocerites epitedeus (Knab, 1907)Info
Deinocerites nicoyae (Adames & Hogue, 1970)Info
Deinocerites pseudes (Dyar & Knab, 1909)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haemagogus anastasionis (Dyar, 1921)Info
Haemagogus chalcospilans (Meigen, 1804)Info
Haemagogus clarki (Galindo, Carpenter & Trapido, 1953)Info
Haemagogus equinus (Theobald, 1903)Info
Haemagogus iridicolor (Dyar, 1921)Info
Haemagogus janthinomys (Dyar, 1921)Info
Haemagogus leucotaeniatus (Komp, 1938)Info
Haemagogus lucifer (Howard, Dyar & Knab, 1913)Info
Haemagogus mesodentatus (Komp & Kumm, 1938)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Isostomyia espini (Martini, 1914)Info
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Johnbelkinia leucopus (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Johnbelkinia ulopus (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Limatus asulleptus (Olivier, 1812)Info
Limatus durhamii (Theobald, 1901)Info
Lutzia allostigma -> Culex allostigmaInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mansonia dyari (Belkin, 1970)Info
Mansonia leberi (Boreham, 1970)Info
Mansonia titillans -> Coquillettidia titillansInfo
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Onirion regale (Peyton & Harbach, 2000)Info
Orthopodomyia fascipes (Coquillett, 1906)Info
Orthopodomyia kummi (Edwards, 1939)Info
Orthopodomyia phyllozoa (Dyar & Knab, 1907)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Psorophora albipes (Theobald, 1907)Info
Psorophora champerico (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Psorophora ciliata (Fabricius, 1794)GallinipperInfo
Psorophora cingulata (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Psorophora confinnis (Lynch Arribálzaga, 1891)Info
Psorophora ferox (Humboldt, 1819)White-footed woods mosquitoInfo
Psorophora howardii (Coquillett, 1901)Info
Psorophora lineata (Von Humboldt, 1819)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Runchomyia magna (Theobald, 1905)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sabethes chloropterus (Von Humboldt, 1819)Info
Sabethes cyaneus (Fabricius, 1805)Info
Sabethes hadrognathus (Harbach, 1995)Info
Sabethes identicus (Dyar & Knab, 1907)Info
Sabethes tarsopus (Dyar & Knab, 1908)Info
Sabethes undosus (Coquillett, 1906)Info
Stegomyia aegypti (Linnaeus, 1762)Yellow Fever MosquitoInfo
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Toxorhynchites haemorrhoidalis suberbus (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Toxorhynchites superbus (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Toxorhynchites theobaldi (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Trichoprosopon digitatum (Rondani, 1848)Info
Trichoprosopon lampropus (Howard, Dyar & Knab, 1913)Info
Tripteroides janzeni (Marsh, 2002)Info
Species with UBack  Next  Top
Uranotaenia calosomata (Dyar & Knab, 1907)Info
Uranotaenia coatzacoalcos (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Uranotaenia geometrica (Theobald, 1901)Info
Uranotaenia hystera (Loew, 1869)Info
Uranotaenia lowii (Theobald, 1901)Info
Uranotaenia orthodoxa (Dyar, 1921)Info
Uranotaenia socialis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Uranotaenia trapidoi (Galindo, Blanton & Peyton, 1954)Info
Uranotaenia typhlosomata (Dyar & Knab, 1907)Info
Species with WBack  Top
Wyeomyia abebela (Dyar & Knab, 1908)Info
Wyeomyia adelpha (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Wyeomyia aporonoma (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Wyeomyia arthrostigma (Lutz, 1905)Info
Wyeomyia celaenocephala (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Wyeomyia chalcocephala (Adisoemarto & Wood, 1975)Info
Wyeomyia circumcincta (Dyar & Knab, 1907)Info
Wyeomyia complosa (Dyar, 1928)Info
Wyeomyia gutierrezi (Duret, 1971)Info
Wyeomyia hemisagnosta (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Wyeomyia melanocephala (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Wyeomyia melanopus (Dyar, 1919)Info
Wyeomyia pertinans (Williston, 1896)Info
Wyeomyia pseudopecten (Dyar & Knab, 1906)Info
Wyeomyia scotinomus (Dyar & Knab, 1907)Info
Wyeomyia simmsi (Dyar & Knab, 1908)Info
Wyeomyia ulocoma (Theobald, 1903)Info
Wyeomyia ypsipola (Dyar, 1922)Info
190 Species in Culicidae for Costa Rica listed
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderDiptera
True flies, Mosquitoes, Gnats, Flies
SuborderNematocera
Long-horned flies, Mosquitoes
InfraorderCulicomorpha
Mosquitoes and Midges
SuperfamilyCulicoidea
FamilyCulicidae
Mosquitoes
AuthorMeigen, 1818

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