Armigeres (Arm.) subalbatus


  • (Coquillett)
  • 1898:302 (F; Culex)
  • Japan (USNM)


SpeciesMap  SpeciesMap

Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, South, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar (Burma), Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam



Immatures are found in various container habitats that contain polluted water. Females bite throughout the day, with peaks at dawn and dusk (Tanaka, Mizusawa and Saugstad 1979).

Medical Importance

Vector of W. bancrofti (Tanaka, Mizusawa and Saugstad 1979)


Adult Stage, detail images:

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Adult Stage, illustrations:

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