Udaya

Name-bearing Type

  • Thurman
  • 1954b:84
  • Type Species: Paraedes argyrurus (Edwards)

Distribution

SpeciesMap

Although their exact distributions are poorly known, Udaya species are found in the Oriental Region.

Phylogeny

Not yet available.

Bionomics

Not yet available.

Medical Importance

Not yet available.

Culicidae » Culicinae » Aedini
habitus image

Photo credit: J. Stoffer, WRBU.

Representative species shown here: Udaya argyrurus

Important References

  • Thurman, 1959 (Thailand)
  • Macdonald & Mattingly, 1960
  • Reinert, 1990
  • Reinert et al., 2004, 2009 (phylogeny)
  • Rattanarithikul et al., 2010 (Thailand, keys, bionomics).

Included Taxa

For more on taxa, see WRBU's Mosquito Catalog

Genus-specific Diagnostic Characters, Adult Stage
Mosquito generic character

Photo credit: J. Stoffer, WRBU.

Head with a distinctive patch silver scales between the eyes extending to the antennal pedicels (Pe)

Mosquito generic character

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Antepronotal setae in two groups separated by patch of broad silver scales


Mosquito generic character

Photo credit: J. Stoffer, WRBU.

Paratergite (Pa) with a distinct patch of broad silver scales

Mosquito generic character

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Postpronotum (Ppn) and postspiracular (PS) areas without scales


Mosquito generic character

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Acrostichal setae (AcS) absent

Mosquito generic character

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Alula (Al) with broad marginal scales


Genus-specific Diagnostic Characters, Larval Stage
Mosquito generic character

Photo credit: J. Stoffer, WRBU.

Setae 4,5,6-C close to anterior head margin

Mosquito generic character

Photo credit: J. Stoffer, WRBU.

Seta 7-C inserted well mesad of the dorsal apotome lateral margin


Mosquito generic character

Photo credit: J. Stoffer, WRBU.

Comb (C) a single row of 10 or fewer scales

Mosquito generic character

Photo credit: J. Stoffer, WRBU.

Posterior margin of saddle (Sa) without strong spines


Whole Larvae

Not yet available


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