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Table 1 Total Culicoides collected per species and height during the 2016 and 2017 sampling period. Total trap nights were 88 (44 per height) for 2016 and 240 (120 per height) for 2017. Species for which at least 10 individuals were collected are showna

From: Vertical stratification of Culicoides biting midges at a Florida big game preserve

Species 2016 2017 Total
Canopy Ground Canopy Ground
C. arboricola 11 1 202 15 229
C. beckae 0 1 43 0 44
C. bickleyi 0 0 23 4 27
C. biguttatus 1 2 118 9 130
C. crepuscularis 2 0 38 0 40
C. debilipalpis 31 12 689 55 787
C. haematopotus 404 510 1218 191 2323
C. insignis 0 0 122 20 142
C. nanus 1 1 27 0 29
C. pallidicornis 0 0 14 2 16
C. spinosus 1 1 3 7 12
C. stellifer 2013 1350 20,231 1752 25,346
C. venustus 300 118 1976 140 2534
Other spp. 9 0 18 11 38
Total 2773 1996 24,722 2206 31,697
  1. aOther species excluded from the table include C. baueri (n = 4), C. furens (n = 2), C. guttipennis (n = 9), C. hinmani (n = 6), C. loisae (n = 2), C. ousairani (n = 4), C. paraensis (n = 2), C. scanloni (n = 1), C. torreyae (n = 4), and C. villosipennis (n = 4)