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A High Throughput Screening System for Determining the Three Actions of Insecticides Against Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) Populations in Thailand

in Journal of Medical Entomology

September 2010; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 4188 words.

Chemicals can protect humans from the bites of hemophagous arthropods through three different primary actions: irritancy (excitation), repellency, or toxicity, actions that can be evaluated...

Repellency of 29 Synthetic and Natural Commercial Topical Insect Repellents Against Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) in Central Mexico

Pablo A. Kuri-Morales, Fabián Correa-Morales, Cassandra González-Acosta, Gustavo Sánchez-Tejeda, Miguel Moreno-Garcia, Eduardo Dávalos-Becerril, Marissa F. Juárez-Franco, José Ismael Benitez-Alva and Jesús F. González-Roldán.

in Journal of Medical Entomology

September 2017; p ublished online April 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 3570 words.

Abstract

In Mexico, the use of repellents to prevent insects from landing and biting is a common practice. However, variation in the efficiency of natural and...

The Relationship Between Surface Area and Volume of Common Blow Fly (Diptera: Calliphoridae) Oviposition Sites and Carrion Body Mass

V. A. Pacheco, K. R. Hans and S. L. VanLaerhoven.

in Journal of Medical Entomology

September 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Disease Ecology and Epidemiology; Entomology. 3909 words.

Abstract

Female blow flies (Diptera: Calliphoridae) demonstrate site preferences when ovipositing on carrion. Preference for oviposition sites is believed to...