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[Gr. aēdēs, unpleasant] A genus of mosquitoes belonging to the family Culicidae. Many species are troublesome pests, and some transmit disease.
An aggressive species that feeds during daylight hours and can transmit common viral illnesses including chikungunya fever, dengue, and yellow fever.
A species that was initially endemic in South East Asia and the Pacific Islands but has spread to Central and North America and is a vector of several tropical diseases, including dengue and chikungunya viral infections.
A species that transmits Jamestown Canyon virus, La Crosse virus, and other California encephalitis viruses.
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Venes, Donald, editor. "Aedes." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/754095/all/Aedes.
Aedes. In: Venes DD, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/754095/all/Aedes. Accessed February 26, 2021.
Aedes. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary (23rd edition). F.A. Davis Company. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/754095/all/Aedes
Aedes [Internet]. In: Venes DD, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2021 February 26]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/754095/all/Aedes.
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