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fijiensis Marks

1947a: 26 (M*, F, L*; as Aedes (Finlaya) fijiensis)
Type-loc: Samabula, Viti Levu, Fiji Islands (IQ)

Additional References:
Belkin 1962a:365 (M*, F, P* ,L*).


Larvae are found primarily in pandanus leaf axils and less commonly in Alocasia axils. Females are nocturnal feeders and vigorously and persistently bite man (Belkin 1962).

Medical Importance:
Vector of W. bancrofti (Belkin 1962).