Bironella

Name-bearing Type

  • Theobald
  • 1905f:69
  • Type Species: Bironella gracilis

Distribution

SpeciesMap

Bironella occur principally in the Papuan Subregion of Australasia.

Phylogeny

Not yet available.

Bionomics

Not yet available.

Medical Importance

Not yet available.

Culicidae » Anophelinae
habitus image

Photo credit: J. Stoffer, WRBU.

Representative species shown here: Bironella hollandi

Important References

  • Tenorio, 1977 (revision)

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.

Abdomen with setae but nearly devoid of scales

Mosquito generic character

Photo credit: J. Stoffer, WRBU.

Scutellum (Stm) posterior margin evenly rounded with setae evenly distributed


Mosquito generic character

Photo credit: J. Stoffer, WRBU.

Wing veins M1+2 and M3+4 distinctly sinuate (wavy)


Genus-specific Diagnostic Characters, Larval Stage
Mosquito generic character

Photo credit: J. Stoffer, WRBU.

Prothoracic seta 4-P closer to setae 1-3-P than to seta 5-7-P

Mosquito generic character

Photo credit: J. Stoffer, WRBU.

Mesothoracic seta 1-M and 3-T palmate


Whole Larvae

Not yet available


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