NORTHCOM

ARTHROPOD IDENTIFICATION KEYS

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Aedes adult stage  MOSQUITO IDENTIFICATION KEYS

WORLDWIDE
Mosquito Genera

ADULT KEY Author: Potter, M. A. Identification key to the genera of adult mosquitoes for the world. Adapted from Harbach and Sandlant with the addition of Onirion and Verrallina.

LARVA KEY Author: Gaffigan, T. V. Identification key to the genera of mosquito larvae for the world. Adapted from Harbach and Sandlant with the addition of Onirion and Verrallina.

NEARCTIC REGION
Mosquito Genera, Nearctic (NORTHCOM)

ADULT KEY Author: Potter, M. A. Adult female identification key to the genera of the NORTHCOM Nearctic Region, with emphasis on medically important mosquitoes.

LARVA KEY Author: Gaffigan, T. V. Identification key to the genera of larvae in the NORTHCOM Nearctic Region, with emphasis on medically important mosquitoes.

sand flies feeding  SAND FLY IDENTIFICATION KEYS

WORLDWIDE
REGION
REGION

tick  TICK IDENTIFICATION KEYS

    • [NOT YET AVAILABLE]

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NEARCTIC REGION

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    • [NOT YET AVAILABLE]

NORTHCOM COUNTRIES

For more information on countries, see CIA World Factbook

  • CANADA
  • MEXICO
  • PUERTO RICO
  • UNITED STATES (continental, incl. Alaska)
  • US VIRGIN ISLANDS
  • Gulf of Mexico
  • Surrounding water out to approximately 500 nautical miles

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