Mosquitoes found in the state of Texas

Aedes
Culex
Mansonia
Orthopodomyia
aegypti
abominator
perturbans
alba
albopictus
apicalis
titillans
kummi
vexans
chidesteri
 
signifera
 
coronator
Ochlerotatus
 
Anopheles
declarator
atlanticus
 
albimanus
erraticus
bimaculatus
Psorophora
atropos
erythrothorax
brelandi
ciliata
barberi
interrogator
campestris
columbiae
bradleyi
nigripalpus
canadensis canadensis
cyanescens
crucians
peccator
dorsalis
discolor
franciscanus
pilosus
dupreei
ferox
freeborni
quinquefasciatus
epactius
horrida
judithae
restuans
fulvus pallens
howardii
psuedopunctipennis
salinarius
grossbecki
longipalpus
punctipennis
stigmatosoma
hendersoni
mathesoni
quadrimaculatus
tarsalis
infirmatus
mexicana
walkeri
territans
mitchellae
signipennis
 
thriambus
muelleri
varipes
Coquillettidia
 
nigromaculis
 
perturbans
Culiseta
scapularis
 
 
incidens
sollicitans
Toxorhynchites
 
inornata
sticticus
rutilus septentrionalis
 
melanura
taeniorhynchus
 
 
 
thelcter
 
 
Deinocerites
thibaulti
Uranotaenia
 
mathesoni
tormentor
lowii
 
pseudes
trivittatus
sapphirina
 
 
triseriatus
synthetica
 
Haemagogus
zoosophus
 
 
equinus
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This list was compiled from Fournier, Paul V., Glenna Teltow, and Janet Snyder. 1989.
Medical Entomology Section Training Manual. Texas Department of Health.

For pictorial keys to use in identification of mosquitoes click here

 

Last modified 2/23/01


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