Culex quinquefasciatus


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Culex quinquefasciatus

mosquito species that could serve as a vector of Wuchereria bancrofti, if this filarial infection were introduced into the U.S.

Culex quinquefasciatus

Mosquito common in the tropics and subtropics; the most important intermediate host of Wuchereria bancrofti.
See also: Culex
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Comparison of oral infectious dose of West Nile virus isolates representing three distinct genotypes in Culex quinquefasciatus.
Improving efficacy of box gravid traps for collecting Culex quinquefasciatus.
Altitude and life tables of Culex quinquefasciatus (Diptera Cucilidae) populations
Observations on the physico-chemical factors affecting the breeding and abundance of Culex quinquefasciatus, Say 1823 in Pondicherry.
Olyset Net efficacy against pyrethroid-resistant Anopheles gambiae and Culex quinquefasciatus after 3 years' field use in Cote d'Ivoire.
Mosquito larvicidal activity of mangrove plant extracts and synergistic activity of Rhizophora apiculata with pyrethrum against Culex quinquefasciatus.
Laboratory evaluation of a phytosteroid compound of mature leaves of Day Jasmine (Solanaceae: Solanales) against larvae of Culex quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae) and nontarget organisms.
This study was undertaken to evaluate the larvicidal and emergence inhibition activities of the azadirachtin based formulation against Anopheles stephensi, Culex quinquefasciatus and Aedes aegypti, the vectors of malaria, filariasis and dengue, respectively with the perspective of its potential use in integrated vector management (IVM) programme to reduce the impact of synthetic chemical insecticides in the aquatic environment.
Resumen: Mediante muestreos larvales se evaluo la positividad y asociacion poblacional del vector de dengue, Aedes aegypti, con Culex quinquefasciatus, vector del virus del Nilo, en 537 sumideros ubicados en 19 comunas de seis SILOS (Sistemas Locales de Salud) de la Ciudad de Cali, Colombia.
Experimental hut evaluation of bednets treated with an organophosphate (chlorpyrifos methyl) or a pyrethroid (lambdacyhalothrin) alone and in combination against insecticide resistant Anopheles gambiae and Culex quinquefasciatus mosquitoes.
traps CDC Gravid Trap Culex quinquefasciatus 3,971 CDC Miniature Light Trap Cx.