Montana Mosquito Surveillance
Species: Aedes implicatus
This species is considered a forest species and is not numerous enough to be of much importance in the state.
This species overwinters in the egg stage. Larvae are found in temporary pools and are among the first to appear in the spring.
Pointed abdomen, no leg banding, scales on mesokatepisternum (largest sclerite on the side of the body) do not extend to the anterior angle, proboscis and palpi dark scaled.