Systematic Catalog of Culicidae

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upolensis Marks

1957b:51 (M*, F, P, L*).
Type-loc: Afiamalu, Upolu Island, Samoa Islands (BM)

Additional References:
Belkin 1962a:477 (M*, F, P*, L*).
Huang and Hitchcock 1980: 6 (key to adults); 8 (key to pupae); 9 (key to larvae); 92, 104-105 (M*, F*, P*, L*).

Distribution:
Samoa (Ind. State of Samoa; American Samoa; Western Samoa)

Bionomics:
Immatures of this rain forest species have been collected from and a tree fern stump hole. Females will readily bite man if their habitat is invaded (Marks 1957).

Medical Importance:
Vector status unknown (Belkin 1962).