stegomyia

noun
stego·​my·​ia | \ ˌsteg-ə-ˈmī-ə How to pronounce stegomyia (audio) \

Medical Definition of stegomyia

1 capitalized, in some classifications : a genus of mosquitoes including the yellow-fever mosquito (Aedes aegypti) and several related mosquitoes
2 : any mosquito of the genus Stegomyia specifically : yellow-fever mosquito

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“Stegomyia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/stegomyia. Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

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