oa Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa - A taxonomic re-assessment of Aedes (Ochlerotatus) caballus (Theobald) (Diptera: Culicidae) including a description of a new species of Ochlerotatus

Volume 36, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 0013-8789



Among what is currently known as Aedes (Ochlerotatus) caballus (Theobald) three species are recognised and descriptionbed. These are Aedes caballus (Theobald) 1912, Aedes chelli (Edwards) 1915, (raised from synonymy), and Aedes juppi spec. nov. Keys for the identification of the adults of the six African spccies of Ochlerotatus are given.

Loading full text...

Full text loading...


Article metrics loading...


This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error