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Culex erikae Szadziewski and Szadziewska 1985 (mosquito)

Insecta - Diptera - Culicidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 214696

Synonym: Aedes perkunas Podenas 1999 (taxon 215493)

Full reference: R. Szadziewski and M. M. Szadziewska. 1985. Culex erikae sp. n. (Diptera, Culicidae) from the Baltic amber. Polskie Pismo Entomologiczne 55:513-518

Belongs to Culex according to A. Pielowska et al. 2018

Sister taxa: Culex annulirostris, Culex damnatorum, Culex flavus, Culex malariager, Culex protorhinus, Culex vectensis, Culex winchesteri

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Average measurements (in mm): wing length 3.30