‘Reverse’ identification key for mosquito species

More and more people are getting involved in the surveillance of invasive mosquito species in the EU/EEA, not just professionals with formal training in entomology. There are many taxonomic keys available for identifying mosquitoes of medical and veterinary importance, but they are almost all designed for professionally trained entomologists.

The current identification key aims to provide non-specialists with a simple mosquito recognition tool for distinguishing between invasive mosquito species and native ones.

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Date: June 10, 2021
Source: ECDC & EFSA

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