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Aedes

 [a-e´dēz]
a genus of mosquitoes, including approximately 600 species. A. aegyp´ti transmits the causative organisms of yellow fever and dengue. A. triseria´tus transmits La Crosse encephalitis.

Aedes

(ā-ē'dēz),
A widespread genus of small mosquitoes frequently found in tropic and subtropic regions.
[G. aēdēs, unpleasant, unfriendly]

aedes

(ā-ē′dēz)
n. pl. aedes
Any of various mosquitoes of the genus Aëdes, including A. aegypti, which transmits diseases such as yellow fever and dengue.

a·e′dine (-dīn, -dēn) adj.

A·e·des

(ā-ē'dēz)
A widespread genus of small mosquitoes frequently found in tropic and subtropic regions; various species are vectors for yellow fever, dengue, and other human diseases.
[G. aēdēs, unpleasant, unfriendly]

Aedes

A genus of mosquito of which the best know species is A. aegypti , which transmits the organisms causing YELLOW FEVER and DENGUE.
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Esto pone en evidencia la intensidad del efecto que ejerce la temperatura local sobre la transmision, siendo la variabilidad climatica esencial sobre la incidencia del virus del dengue y la afectacion de la biologia del Aedes respecto a capacidad y competencia vectorial, ciclos gonotroficos y frecuencia de alimentacion (27,41-43).
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Como resultado se confirmo la presencia del vector Aedes albopictus en los asentamientos rurales de 15 de Mayo, Nueva Esperanza y en el Porvenir.
Our results suggest that there are additional chemical compound candidates that could be commercialised to attract mosquitoes, particularly Aedes aegypti.
Estimation of this digestive [PLA.sub.2] from Aedes albopictus and Culex quinquefasciatus was performed according to the tricine-polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis (Tricine-SDS-PAGE) method by Schagger and von Jagow [16].
The subgenus Stegomyia of genus Aedes has 128 valid species worldwide, (11) with 24 species found in the Greater Mekong subregion of Asia (Cambodia, China, Laos, Myammar, Thailand, and Vietnam), including 12 species from Lao PDR.
Chikungunya, a viral fever spread by the Aedes mosquito, is expected to run its current spell across Bangladesh till September, depending on the rainfall, experts said yesterday.
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