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Distribution path and Subregions of Sierra Leone (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Sierra Leone
Taxonomy for Culicidae (Mosquitoes) in Sierra Leone
Class
Sierra Leone
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 252 families, 2312 genera, 5493 species
Tree
Subclass
Sierra Leone
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 251 families, 2311 genera, 5492 species
Tree
Infraclass
Sierra Leone
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 242 families, 2257 genera, 5354 species
Tree
Superorder
Sierra Leone
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 181 families, 2003 genera, 4995 species
Tree
Order
Sierra Leone
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 48 families, 262 genera, 542 species
Tree
Suborder
Sierra Leone
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 11 families, 41 genera, 126 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Sierra Leone
Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
 4 families, 21 genera, 91 species
Tree
Superfamily
Sierra Leone
Culicoidea (Meigen, 1818)
 1 family, 11 genera, 76 species
Tree
Family
Sierra Leone
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) (Mosquitoes) - Systematics
 11 genera, 76 species
Site
Tree
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Genera277    worldwide
Species7.365    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
Oceania


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Indo-Australian region


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean
Indian Ocean


Countries
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Afghanistan, 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 bie.ala.org.au
Culicidae 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 Sierra Leone
Species with ANext  
Aedes africanus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes apicoannulatus (Edwards, 1912)Info
Aedes argenteoventralis (Theobald, 1909)Info
Aedes blacklocki (Evans, 1925)Info
Aedes corneti (Huang, 1986)Info
Aedes cumminsii (Theobald, 1903)Info
Aedes formosus (Walker, 1848)Info
Aedes insolens (Edwards, 1936)Info
Aedes luteocephalus (Newstead, 1907)Info
Aedes mattinglyorum (Huang, 1994)Info
Aedes minutus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Aedes pseudoafricanus (Chwatt, 1949)Info
Aedes pubescens (Edwards, 1925)Info
Aedes simulans (Newstead & Carter, 1911)Info
Aedes stokesi (Evans, 1929)Info
Anopheles barberellus (Evans, 1932)Info
Anopheles flavicosta (Edwards, 1911)Info
Anopheles freetownensis (Evans, 1925)Info
Anopheles gambiae (Giles, 1902)Info
Anopheles hargreavesi (Evans, 1927)Info
Anopheles melas (Theobald, 1903)Info
Anopheles paludis (Theobald, 1900)Info
Anopheles pharoensis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Anopheles rhodesiensis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Anopheles rufipes (Gough, 1910)Info
Anopheles smithii (Theobald, 1905)Info
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Coquillettidia cristata (Theobald, 1904)Info
Culex abyssinicus -> Culex ellinoraeInfo
Culex albiventris (Edwards, 1922)Info
Culex argenteopunctatus (Ventrillon, 1905)Info
Culex cinerellus (Edwards, 1922)Info
Culex cinereus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex decens (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex duttoni (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex ellinorae (Ovazza, Hamon & Neri, 1956)Info
Culex galliardi (Edwards, 1941)Info
Culex ingrami (Edwards, 1916)Info
Culex insignis (Carter, 1911)Info
Culex invidiosus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex kingii (Theobald, 1913)Info
Culex macfiei (Edwards, 1923)Info
Culex nebulosus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex perfuscus (Edwards, 1914)Info
Culex philipi (Edwards, 1929)Info
Culex pruina (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex pseudoannulioris ()Info
Culex rima (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex sunyaniensis (Edwards, 1941)Info
Culex telesilla (De Meillon & Lavoipierre, 1945)Info
Culex univittatus (Theobald, 1901)Info
Culex verutus (Harbach, 1987)Info
Culex wansoni (Wolfs, 1945)Info
Culex wigglesworthi (Edwards, 1941)Info
Culiseta fraseri (Edwards, 1914)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Eretmapodites dracaenae (Edwards, 1916)Info
Eretmapodites grahami (Edwards, 1911)Info
Eretmapodites leucopous (Graham, 1909)Info
Eretmapodites oedipodeios (Graham, 1909)Info
Eretmapodites penicillatus (Edwards, 1941)Info
Eretmapodites semisimplicipes (Edwards, 1914)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Ficalbia circumtestacea (Theobald, 1908)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Malaya trichorostris (Theobald, 1909)Info
Mimomyia mimomyiaformis (Newstead, 1907)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Toxorhynchites aeneus (Evans, 1926)Info
Toxorhynchites conradti (Grunberg, 1907)Info
Toxorhynchites evansae (Edwards, 1936)Info
Toxorhynchites lewisi (Ribeiro, 1991)Info
Toxorhynchites phytophagus (Theobald, 1909)Info
Species with UBack  Top
Uranotaenia annulata (Theobald, 1901)Info
Uranotaenia balfouri (Theobald, 1904)Info
Uranotaenia connali (Edwards, 1912)Info
Uranotaenia fusca (Bellardi, 1861)Info
Uranotaenia mashonaensis (Theobald, 1901)Info
Uranotaenia mayeri (Edwards, 1912)Info
Uranotaenia nigripes (Theobald, 1905)Info
Uranotaenia ornata (Theobald, 1909)Info
76 Species in Culicidae for Sierra Leone 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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