MEDICALLY IMPORTANT ARTHROPODS
The species links below will provide information useful to both the layman and the professional entomologist. Each page contains the scientific name, the bibliographic reference to the original description, brief notes on the habitat of the immatures, the biting habits of the adults, diseases that they can carry, and a list of countries in which a species has been found.
To search for species by country, see WRBU's Mosquito Catalog.
For more information on countries, see CIA World Factbook
- PUERTO RICO
- UNITED STATES (continental, incl. Alaska)
- US VIRGIN ISLANDS
- Gulf of Mexico
- Surrounding water out to approximately 500 nautical miles