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Taxonomy for Culex (Culex) pipiens (Linnaeus, 1758) (House mosquito)
Class
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 2680 families, 140885 genera, 1879447 species
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Subclass
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 2543 families, 136697 genera, 1874804 species
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Infraclass
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 2226 families, 134478 genera, 1856926 species
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Superorder
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 1216 families, 102024 genera, 1593897 species
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Order
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 304 families, 16714 genera, 263409 species
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Suborder
Nematocera (Latreille, 1825) (Long-horned flies)
 100 families, 3914 genera, 84054 species
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Infraorder
Culicomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (Mosquitoes and Midges)
 11 families, 1324 genera, 32483 species
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Superfamily
Culicoidea (Meigen, 1818)
 4 families, 319 genera, 7964 species
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Family
Culicidae (Meigen, 1818) (Mosquitoes) - Systematics
 277 genera, 7365 species
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Subfamily
Culicinae (Meigen, 1818)
 111 genera, 5835 species
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Tribe
Culicini (Meigen, 1818)
 4 genera, 1634 species
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Genus
Culex (Linnaeus, 1758)
 1602 species and subspecies in 362 Species and 30 Subgenera
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Subgenus
Culex (Linnaeus, 1758)
 465 species
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Species
pipiens (Linnaeus, 1758) (House mosquito)
 5 subspecies
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Culex (Culex) pipiens
Subspecies5
Common namesHouse mosquito, Common house mosquito, Northern house mosquito
German namesGemeine Stechmücke, Nördliche Hausmücke, Hausmücke, Kleine Hausmücke
Dutch namesSteekmug, Gewone steekmug
Danish namesLille kældemyg
Finnish namesLintuhyttynen
Swedish namesSydlig husmygga
AuthorCarl von Linné (Carl Nilsson Linnæus), 1758
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (British Isles (United Kingdom (Great Britain), Ireland), Germany, Scandinavia (Norway, Sweden, Denmark), Fennoscandia (Finland), Baltic region (Baltic States (Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania))), West Europe (Austria, France, Switzerland, Benelux (Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg)), South Europe (Italy (Italy Islands (Sicily, Sardinia), North Italy, South Italy), Iberian Peninsula (Spain, Portugal)), Central Europe (Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia), Southeast Europe (Romania, Bulgaria, Greece, Yugoslavia (Serbia and Montenegro (Serbia, Montenegro), Bosnia and Herzegovina))
Asia
Far East (East Asia (China, Taiwan, Japan, Korea (South Korea))), West Asia (Near East (Turkey, Cyprus, Jordan, Israel, Egypt, Iran, Lebanon, Iraq, Saudi Arabia)), Central Asia (Tajikistan), South Asia (Pakistan)
Caucasus
Georgia
Russia
Oceania
Australasia
Australia
Melanesia
New Caledonia
Africa
Central Africa
Angola, Cameroon, Chad, Congo
East Africa
Kenya, Indian Ocean islands (Madagascar, Comoro Islands (Comoros)), Ethiopia, Rwanda
North Africa
Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco
West Africa
Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Guinea, Burkina Faso, Mauritania
Southern Africa
Republic South Africa
America
South America
Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay
North America
Mexico, USA (Florida, California, Texas, New Hampshire), Canada (Alberta, Quebec, Ontario, British Columbia, Nova Scotia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan)
Caribbean
Caribbean islands (Antilles (Greater Antilles (Puerto Rico)))


Ecozones: Palaearctic, Nearctic

Distribution by Synonymus:
Culex molestus   Brazil
Culex varioannulatus   China, Mexico
Aedes pallens   Florida, Texas
Culex varioannulatus   Korea
CountriesAlgeria, Angola, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Canada, Chad, China, Comoros, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guinea, Hungary, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Mauritania, Mexico, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Slovakia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tunisia, Turkey, USA, United Kingdom, Uruguay
Distr. infoAquatic Insect
Links and ReferencesCulex pipiens in faunaeur.org
Culex pipiens in dyntaxa.se
Culex pipiens in Wikipedia (English)
Subspecies    Culex pipiens fatigans (Wiedemann, 1828)
Subspecies    Culex pipiens molestus (Forskål, 1775)
Subspecies    Culex pipiens pallens (Coquillett, 1898)
Subspecies    Culex pipiens pipiens (Linnaeus, 1758)
Subspecies    Culex pipiens quinquefasciatus (Say, 1823)

Culex (Culex) pipiens (House mosquito, Common house mosquito, Northern house mosquito)
or: Culex pipiens

Synonyms
Aedes pallens (Coquillett, 1898)
Culex agilis (Bigot, 1889)
Culex azoriensis (Theobald, 1903)
Culex bicolor (Meigen, 1818)
Culex bifurcatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Culex calcitrans (Robineau-desvoidy, 1827)
Culex calloti (Rioux & Pech, 1959)
Culex ciliaris (Walker, 1856)
Culex comitatus (Dyar & Knab, 1909)
Culex consobrinus (Robineau-desvoidy, 1827)
Culex dipseticus (Dyar & Knab, 1909)
Culex disjunctus (Roubaud, 1957)
Culex doliorum (Edwards, 1912)
Culex erectus (Iglisch, 1977)
Culex fasciatus (Müller, 1764)
Culex longefurcatus (Becker, 1903)
Culex luteus (Meigen, 1804)
Culex marginalis (Stephens, 1825)
Culex melanorhinus (Giles, 1900)
Culex meridionalis (Leach, 1825)
Culex molestus (Forskal, 1775)
Culex osakensis (Theobald, 1907)
Culex pallens (Coquillett, 1898)
Culex pallipes (Meigen, 1835)
Culex phytophagus (Ficalbi, 1889)
Culex pipines (Fourcroy, 1785)
Culex rufinus (Bigot, 1888)
Culex rufus (Meigen, 1818)
Culex thoracicus (Robineau-desvoidy, 1827)
Culex torridus (Iglisch, 1977)
Culex trifurcatus (Fabricius, 1794)
Culex unistriatus (Curtis, 1837)
Culex varioannulatus (Theobald, 1903)
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
SubfamilyCulicinae
TribeCulicini
GenusCulex
SubgenusCulex
Culex (Culex) pipiens
House mosquito, Common house mosquito, Northern house mosquito
AuthorLinnaeus, 1758
 
Synonyms
Aedes pallens
Culex agilis
Culex azoriensis
Culex bicolor
Culex bifurcatus
Culex calcitrans
Culex calloti
Culex ciliaris
Culex comitatus
Culex consobrinus
Culex dipseticus
Culex disjunctus
Culex doliorum
Culex erectus
Culex fasciatus
Culex longefurcatus
Culex luteus
Culex marginalis
Culex melanorhinus
Culex meridionalis
Culex molestus
Culex osakensis
Culex pallens
Culex pallipes
Culex phytophagus
Culex pipines
Culex rufinus
Culex rufus
Culex thoracicus
Culex torridus
Culex trifurcatus
Culex unistriatus
Culex varioannulatus
 
Subspecies
Culex (Culex) pipiens fatigans
Culex (Culex) pipiens molestus
Culex (Culex) pipiens pallens
Culex (Culex) pipiens pipiens
Culex (Culex) pipiens quinquefasciatus

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