Culicidae larvae

Culicidae larvae

#1. Aedes sp.
Early September 2011
Mount Wellington
Living in a temporary pool of water on a bush track.
This appears to be an Aedes species due to the single ventrolateral hair tuft on the siphon
Identification and information thanks to Stephen Fricker
Culicinae-larvae Culicinae-larvae

#2. Early June 2013
Ulverstone
In a garden pond.

#3. Culex
Mid March 2016
Denison Beach
Culex spp. due to the multiple ventrolateral hair tuft on the siphon
Identification and information thanks to Stephen Fricker

#4. Aedes cf.australis
Late October 2022
South Arm
Tentative identification thanks to Stephen Fricker

IMG 4807  IMG 4808