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Taxonomic Hierarchy for Freshwater Invertebrate Collection


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Culex territans

Freshwater Invertebrate Collection

SeasonalityPresent from early spring to fall, peaking in early to mid summer. IdentificationAbdominal tergites with apical bands of pale silvery scales, otherwise, relatively unmarked. In Alberta, it is easily distinguished from other Culex. Larva: antenna constricted beyond insertion of antennal seta 1-A; head setae 5-C and 6-C with 1 or 2 branches (5-C is very rarely 3-branched).

Taxonomic Hierarchy for Freshwater Invertebrate Collection