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Abstract

Fauna of mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) of Stara Planina, Serbia.

Abstract

This mosquito fauna of the mountainous region of eastern Serbia (Yugoslavia), Stara Planina, was studied. Material was collected in the southwestern part of this area during April-July 1987-88. Twelve species were found at 10 collection sites: Culex hortensis, C. pipiens, C. torrentium, Culiseta setivalva, Aedes excrucians, A. cinereus, A. cataphylla, A. pullatus, A. cantans, A. refiki, A. rusticus and Anopheles hyrcanus. Results are compared with the data from the Bulgarian part of Stara Planina.