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Volume 7, Number 4—August 2001
West Nile Virus
West Nile Virus

West Nile Virus Isolates from Mosquitoes in New York and New Jersey, 1999

Roger S. Nasci*Comments to Author , Dennis J. White†, Helen Stirling‡, JoAnne Oliver†, Thomas J. Daniels§, Richard C. Falco§, Scott Campbell¶, Wayne J. Crans#, Harry M. Savage*, Robert S. Lanciotti*, Chester G. Moore*, Marvin S. Godsey*, Kristy L. Gottfried*, and Carl J. Mitchell*
Author affiliations: *Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA; †New York State Department of Health, Albany, New York, USA; ‡New York City Department of Health, New York City, New York, USA; §Louis Calder Center, Fordham University, Armonk, New York, USA; ¶Suffolk County Department of Health, Yaphank, New York, USA; #Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA

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Table 1

Mosquito species identification by morphologic characteristics, New York and New Jersey, 1999

Genus Species Total
Aedes albopictus 8
canadensis 26
cantator 55
cinereus 426
japonicus 64
sollicitans 178
sticticus 175
taeniorhynchus 187
triseriatus 132
trivittatus 3,274
vexans 7,956
unidentified Aedes sp. 901
Anopheles bradleyi 1
punctipennis 23
quadrimaculatus 77
walkeri 32
unidentified Anopheles sp. 12
Coquillettidia perturbans 155
Culiseta melanura 587
Culex erraticus 4
pipiens 511
pipiens/restuans 4,686
restuans 215
salinarius 1,866
territans 8
unidentified Culex sp. 10,726
Psorophora ferox 245
unidentified Psorophora sp. 6
Uranotaenia sapphirina 31
Unidentified genus
unidentified mosquito sp.
Total 32,814

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