culicoid

culicoid

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Culicoids as vectors of Schmallenberg virus [letter].
Iquitos and Oropouche viruses of this serogroup are also transmitted by culicoids and cause outbreaks in humans (6).
Hence, we reasonably assumed that European culicoids might be responsible for transmitting SBV within Europe.
In autumn 2011, culicoids were collected from several sites within Denmark.
Pools of culicoids were homogenized in water (100 [micro]L) by
This result makes it unlikely that the detection of SBV RNA within the midges resulted from recent blood meals from infected animals remaining within the culicoids and suggests the virus has replicated within the midges.
culicoids, phlebotomids) take a blood meal, which is needed to provide protein necessary for ovulation; only female mosquitoes are infected with and transmit VEE viruses (and other mosquito-borne arboviruses).