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Culex erythrothorax

Synonyms: Culex badgeri; Culex federalis

Wikipedia Abstract

Culex erythrothorax is a mosquito species that appears in Southern California. Also known as the Tule mosquito, due to its preference for breeding in Tule plants. Species has brownish-orange color. Confirmed vector of West Nile virus.
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Prey / Diet

Homo sapiens (man)[1]


California, Arizona, Idaho to New Mexico,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.
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