A common mosquito occuring throughout all of Australia, which will regularly attack humans during the day in shaded areas, but also feeds during morning, evening and night. Can vector Ross River virus and Barmah Forest virus in humans. Also a known vector of dog heartworm.
This species has high genetic diversity across its range and therefore our eDNA probe was developed specifically for the Queensland haplotype.
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