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Psorophora ferox.jpg
Psorophora ferox female
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Diptera
Family: Culicidae
Genus: Psorophora
Type species
Culex ciliatus
(Fabricius, 1794)

Psorophora is a genus of mosquitos, containing the following species:[2]


  1. ^ "Psorophora". Mosquito Genera. Smithsonian Institution. Archived from the original on June 22, 2010. Retrieved June 1, 2010.
  2. ^ Thomas V. Gaffigan; Richard C. Wilkerson; James E. Pecor; Judith A. Stoffer; Thomas Anderson. "Systematic Catalog of Culicidae". Smithsonian Institution. Retrieved June 1, 2010.