Systematic Catalog of Culicidae

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vagus Dönitz

1902:80 (M*, F*).
Type-loc: Fort de Kock, [West Coast], Sumatra, Banjoe-Biroe, Java, and numerous other Indonesian localities (ZM)

Additional References:
Christophers and Barraud 1931:175 (E*).
Christophers 1933:241 (M*, F*, P, L*, E).
Crawford 1938:106 (P*).
Bonne-Wepster and Swellengrebel 1953:425 (M*, F*, L*).
Reid 1968:242 (distr.).
Aslamkhan 1971:147 (distr.).
Darsie and Cagampang-Ramos 1971a:399(n. distr.).
Darsie and Cagampang-Ramos 1971b:28 (n. distr.).
Ameen and Talukdar 1974c:88 (P*).
Tsukamoto et al. 1985:151 (distr.).
Darsie and Pradhan 1990:71 (distr.).
Oo, Storch and Becker 2004: 24 (distr., Myanmar).
Rattanarithikul et al. 2006: 1-128 (F*,L*; bionomics, distribution, keys)
Rueda et al. 2008: 397 (distr.)

Synonyms:

Distribution:
Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, Guam, India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Mariana Islands, Myanmar (Burma), Nepal, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam

Bionomics:
Larvae found in open muddy pools, hoof prints and ditches containing foul often brackish water. Adults strongly zoophagic (Reid 1968).

Medical Importance:
"It is not regarded as a vector of human disease" (Reid 1968).