Aedes Aegypti Found on all continents excluding Antarctica. Active and biting only during daytime (peak at dawn and dusk). Genus contains over 700 species. Average lifespan is two weeks. Known for numerous viral infections. Most know species are Aedes aegypty and Aedes albopictus, those two are responsible for dengue fever, yellow fewer, West Nile fever, chikungunya, eastern equine encephalitis and many others diseases.
Toxorhynchites speciosus Also called elephant mosquito, it is the largest know species. Mosquito species that do not consume blood. Feed on pants, refuse, fruit and nectar. Harmless to humans!!! They also prey on other mosquito larvae!
Psorophora ferox Very large mosquito, wing length is 6.0-6.5 mm (0.24-0.26 inches). Found in the Southeastern United States, Mexico, the West Indies, and Central America. Prey on the larvae of other mosquitoes. Thank you! The larvae occur from March to October.