Systematic Catalog of Culicidae

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syn. taylori Edwards

1921c:78 (nom. nov. for annulirostris Taylor, non Skuse 1889).


Larvae are found in tree holes (Hopkins 1952).

Medical Importance:
Ae. taylori is involved in the monkey-to-man and, to a lesser extent, man-to-man transmission of yellow fever (Germain, Francy, Ferrara et al., 1980), a potential vector of dengue 2 (Jupp and Kemp 1993), and a vector of Chikungunya viruses (Diallo, Thonnon et al., 1999).