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adulticide

the medication used to kill adult heartworm (Dirofilaria immitis) as distinct from that used to kill the microfilarial (i.e. larval) stages. Some drugs are capable of both effects.
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In the second trial, 2 swaths were applied with similar spray-on times as in the first test, with the aircraft dispensing adulticide while flying over sampling locations 1 and 7, essentially skipping a 1,000 foot (304.
Consequently, mosquito adulticides may have a negative impact on the recovery of nearshore queen conch populations by adversely affecting recruitment in a population that is already recruitment limited (Stoner et al.
aegypti adults persisted despite aggressive efforts at eliminating larval development sites and truck-based and backpack spraying with adulticides.
To accomplish this, a well-organized MCP uses a multifaceted approach including surveillance, source reduction, biological control, public education, larvicides, and adulticides (Conlon, 2011).
Following the successful use of an adulticide, it is still possible for blood flow through the pulmonary arteries to be obstructed due to the collection of dead worms within those vessels.
quinquefasciatus did not show resistance either as larvicide or adulticide for this insecticide (2).
Merus[TM], with an active ingredient derived from chrysanthemum flowers, is the first OMRI Listed[R] adulticide for wide-area mosquito control.
DOHMH's response has focused on 1) identifying and diagnosing suspected cases; 2) educating the public and medical providers about Zika virus risks, transmission, and prevention strategies, particularly in areas with large populations of immigrants from areas with ongoing Zika virus transmission; 3) monitoring pregnant women with Zika virus infection and their fetuses and infants; 4) detecting local mosquito-borne transmission through both human and mosquito surveillance; and 5) modifying existing Culex mosquito control measures by targeting Aedes species of mosquitoes through the use of larvicides and adulticides.
The dissemination of mosquito adulticides by ULV application generates fine aerosol droplets that remain aloft and target flying mosquitoes [U.
Reduced demand for our Dibrom[R] mosquito adulticide resulted from less hurricane related precipitation in the Gulf Coast region.
In the present study, malathion showed adulticide, repellency and feeding deterrence significantly higher than the control.
Current means to prevent WNV infection include integrated vector management by larval mosquito control to arrest viral amplification and, in an outbreak, ground or aerial adulticide applications to eliminate infectious female mosquitoes and personal protection to avoid mosquito bites.