On the metamorphosis of the young form of Filaria bancrofti in the body of culex ciliaris.
It is usually only during the lulls in the wind that culex can fly.
The ordinary mosquito of commerce (known as culex) is any number of different kinds of a nuisance, but she does not carry malaria.
He did not recognize it as a Stegomyia, and thought it was a culex.
But filariasis is terribly common, and so is culex fatigans.
This is the culex, which makes a "special line" in yellow fever.
The common gnat (culex pipiens) seems to sail along also in various directions.
That culex (fatigans) can carry the parasite, has been proved past all doubt.
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If the body is almost parallel to the surface, it is a culex.
Culex Cu·lex (kyōō'lěks')
A genus of mosquitoes that act as vectors for many diseases of humans and domestic and wild animals.