Culicoides biting midges (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) of Kenya.

  title={Culicoides biting midges (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) of Kenya.},
  author={J I Glick},
  journal={Journal of medical entomology},
  volume={27 2},
  • J I Glick
  • Published 1990 in Journal of medical entomology
The 55 known Culicoides species of Kenya, including the adult females of 52 species and the adult males of 46 species, are described. New taxa described for Kenya include C. isechnoensis n. sp. (subgenus Meijerehelea), C. karenensis n. sp. (similis group), and C. nairobiensis n. sp. (inornatipennis group). Three new species of the C. schultzei group are left unnamed. The Kenyan fauna is arranged in five recognized subgenera (10 species), eight species groups (36 species), and nine unplaced… CONTINUE READING


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