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Aedes canadensis

Synonyms: Culex nivitarsis

Wikipedia Abstract

Ochlerotatus canadensis is an aggressive, day biting mosquito that can be a vector of West Nile virus, eastern equine encephalitis virus and dog heartworm. It is found east of the Mississippi River.
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Prey / Diet

Homo sapiens (man)[1]


Cyrtopogon falto[2]
Tolmerus notatus <Unverified Name>[2]


forestareas of Alaska, Canada, U.S. &Mexico;

External References



Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
2Predator-Prey Database for the family Asilidae (Hexapoda: Diptera) Prepared by Dr. Robert Lavigne, Professor Emeritus, University of Wyoming, USA and Dr. Jason Londt (Natal Museum, Pietermaritzburg)
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