Aedes albopictus

Asian Tiger Mosquito
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Taxonomy

The taxanomic status is pending for approval

Location

by State Location
  • Johor 1
  • Kedah 1
  • Sabah 1
Based on publications, specimens, and images

Specimen

Collection Center Total
28

Biodiversity Experts

Profile
Aishah Hani Azil (Dr.)
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
  • Insects
  • Mosquitoes
  • Biodiversity
  • Medical
  • Science
Azidah Abdul Aziz (Dr.)
University of Malaya (UM)
  • Insects (Taxonomy)
  • Biodiversity
  • PM
Fatimah Abang (Prof. Dr.)
Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS)
  • Insects
  • Moths and Butterflies
  • Biodiversity
  • Marine & Coastal
  • SBH
  • SWK
Heo Chong Chin (Dr.)
Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
  • Insects
  • Biodiversity
  • Ecosystems
  • Medical
  • Science
  • PM
  • SBH
  • SWK
Khaironizam Md Zain (Dr.)
Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)
  • Fishes
  • Insects
  • Biodiversity
  • Conservation
  • Ecosystems
  • Science
  • PM
Liew Thor Seng (Dr.)
Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS)
  • Insects
  • Biodiversity
  • Data Analysis
  • Conservation
  • Ecosystems
  • Evolution
  • Genetics
  • PM
  • SBH
  • SWK
  • SEA
Nivaarani Arumugam (Ms.)
Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK)
  • Insects
  • Biodiversity
  • Conservation
  • Ecosystems
  • Forest
  • PM
  • SBH
Raja Muhammad Zuha (Dr.)
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
  • Insects
  • Biodiversity
  • Education
  • Taxonomy
  • Science
  • Law and Policy
  • PM
Rosli Hashim (Prof. Dr.)
University of Malaya (UM)
  • Birds (Ecology)
  • Mammals (Ecology)
  • Spiders
  • Insects
  • Biodiversity
  • Protected Areas
  • PM
  • W
Suhaila Abd Hamid (Dr.)
Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)
  • Insects
  • Insects (Taxonomy)
  • Insects (Ecology)
  • Biodiversity
  • Conservation
  • Ecosystems
  • Water
  • Protected Areas
  • Invasive Alien Species
  • Climate Change
  • PM
PM - Peninsular Malaysia; SBH - Sabah; SWK - Sarawak; SEA - Southeast Asia; W - World;

References

Article
  1. Rohani, A., Chan, S.T., Abdullah, A.G., Tanrang, H. & Lee, H.L. (2008). Species composition of mosquito fauna in Ranau, Sabah, Malaysia. Tropical Biomedicine 25 (3): pp. 232-236
  2. Hassan, N. & Dawood, M.M. (2016). Diversity and Abundance of Mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) in Universiti Malaysia Sabah Campus, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia. SERANGGA 21 (2): pp. 79-95
  3. Ali, W. N. W. M., Rohani, A., Nor, Z. M., Ismail, Z. & Lee, H.L. (2011). Population Dynamics of Adult Mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) in Malaria Endemic Villages of Kuala Lipis, Pahang, Malaysia. The Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health 42 (2): pp. 259-267
  4. Ng, S. H., Rahman, H. & Chua, T. H. (2016). Mosquitoes of Kudat: Species Composition and Their Medical Importance (Diptera: Culicidae). SERANGGA 21 (2): pp. 149-162
  5. Rudnick, A. (1966). Mosquito Studies in Relation to Haemorrhagic Fever in the Philippines and South-East Asia. Bulletin of the World Health Organization , Vol. 35 (1): pp. 77-78
  6. Rudnick, A. (1966). Studies of the Ecology of Dengue in Malaysia. Bulletin of the World Health Organization , Vol. 35 (1): pp. 78-79
  7. Rohani, A., Azahary, A. R. A., Nor, Z. M., Ali, W. N. W. M., Ismail, Z., Hanif, M. O., Ariffin, M. M., Zuhaizam, H., Suzilah, I. & Lee, H. L. (2016). Comparative Human Landing Catch and CDC Light Trap in Mosquito Sampling in Knowlesi Malaria Endemic Areas in Peninsula Malaysia. Advances in Entomology 4 (1): pp. 1-10
Book
  1. Abdul Rahman, A.R., Mohd Nasir, A.H., Ahmad Fadzil, A.M., Richard, A.M. & Latiff, A. (2014). Hutan Gunung Besar Hantu, Negeri Sembilan: Pengurusan Hutan, Persekitaran Fizikal dan Kepelbagaian Biologi. Jabatan Perhutanan Semenanjung Malaysia, Malaysia. pp. 254.
  2. Siti Azizah, M.N., Suhaila, A.H. & Nik Ahmad Irwan Izzauddin, N. H. (2019). Fungi, Insects and Spiders of Merbok. Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia. pp. 120.
  3. Suhaila, A.H. & Nik Ahmad Irwan Izzauddin, N. H. (2014). Biodiversity of Gunung Ledang Mountaineering The Nature. School of Biological Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia and Johor National Parks Corporation, Malaysia. pp. 165.

Acknowledgements :- Mr. Ahmad Amir Firdaus Bin Mad Apandi, Mrs. Hakimah Binti Jaafar, Mr. Muhammad Ghazali Bin Muslim, Ms. Nurfadzilah Bt Azmi, Ms. Nurfarhana Hizan Binti Hijas, Ms. Shuhada Shafiqah Umamah Mutalib & Mr. Yasser Mohamed Arifin

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