Table 3

Species of mosquitoes whose vector capacities for D. immitis have been demonstrated

SpeciesLocation (reference[s])
Aedes aegypti French Polynesia (365)
Argentina (442)
Aedes albopictus Italy (74, 77)
United States (95, 235)
Taiwan (221)
Aedes caspius Italy (76)
Aedes crucians United States (235)
Aedes notoscriptus Australia (366)
Aedes ochlerotatus America (243)
Aedes punctipennis United States (235)
Aedes punctor Italy (75)
Aedes scapularis Brazil (219)
Aedes sierrensis Utah (United States) (380)
Aedes taeniorhynchus Brazil (4, 59)
Yucatan (Mexico) (253)
Aedes triseriatus Missouri (United States) (107)
Aedes vexaus Turkey (460)
Anopheles maculipennis Italy (76)
Culiseta incidens California (United States) (424)
Culex annulirostris Australia (366)
Culex pipiens Italy (74, 76)
Argentina (442)
Spain (286)
Turkey (460)
Culex quinquefasciatus Brazil (4)
Culex theileri Madeira (Portugal) (371)
Iran (23)