Culex quinquefasciatus

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Synonyms for Culex quinquefasciatus

widespread tropical mosquito that transmits filarial worms

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Susceptibility of Aedes aegypti, Culex quinquefasciatus Say, and Anopheles quadrimaculatus Say to 19 pesticides with different modes of action.
Larvicidal activity of green synthesized silver nanoparticles using bark aqueous extract of Ficus racemosa against Culex quinquefasciatus and Culex gelidus.
citratus exhibited various degrees of larvicidal efficacy against Culex quinquefasciatus.
Differential larvicidal efficacy of four species of Vitex against Culex quinquefasciatus larvae.
Mosquito Species Infusion Type Bermuda Rabbit Chow Acacia Oak Aedes aegypti 0 0 0 1 Aedes albopictus 6 2 26 8 Aedes triseriatus 0 0 0 2 Aedes vexans 3 0 2 2 Aedeszoosophus 1 0 0 0 Aedes atropalpus 0 0 0 1 Culex coronator 0 0 0 0 Culex erraticus 450 26 60 79 Culex interrogator 38 3 19 42 Culex nigripalpus 198 24 43 63 Culex quinquefasciatus 336 30 84 154 Culex salinarius 0 0 4 0 Culex tarsalis 0 0 0 2 Orthopodmyia alba 0 0 0 0 Total 1,032 85 238 354 Mosquito Species Infusion Type Algae Aedes aegypti 1 Aedes albopictus 17 Aedes triseriatus 0 Aedes vexans 0 Aedeszoosophus 0 Aedes atropalpus 0 Culex coronator 1 Culex erraticus 64 Culex interrogator 24 Culex nigripalpus 76 Culex quinquefasciatus 107 Culex salinarius 3 Culex tarsalis 0 Orthopodmyia alba 1 Total 294
Observations on population density of Culex quinquefasciatus and transmission indices of bancroftian filariasis during and after integrated vector management strategy.
Based on five years of research on human skin emanations, ABC developed Lurex3(TM) to specifically target the Asian Tiger and other hard to catch species such as Culex quinquefasciatus and Aedes aegypti.
The prey-capture behavior of the juveniles of Evarcha culicivora, an East African mosquito-eating jumping spider, was investigated in the laboratory using living prey and using dead, motionless lures made from two mosquito species, Anopheles gambiae sensu stricto and Culex quinquefasciatus.
Toxicity evaluation of Biopesticides on the larvae 4th instar larvae of Culex quinquefasciatus Liston at Tsunami affected area, Akkaraipettai, Nagapattinam District and Thevanampattinam, Cuddalore District, Tamil Nadu.
At present, three mosquito species are thought to be the most important maintenance vectors in the eastern United States: Culex pipiens, Culex restuans, and Culex quinquefasciatus.
11)Using the taxonomic reference of Darsie and Ward (1981), Culex pipiens and Culex quinquefasciatus cannot be separated based on morphological features of larvae or adults.
They monitor 470 problem pools that could serve as spawning grounds for larvae of the most common Southern California mosquito, Culex quinquefasciatus, and the rarer kind more likely to carry encephalitis, Culex tarsalis.
It also destroys Culex quinquefasciatus, which carries the virus that causes St.
Culex quinquefasciatus is a vector of lymphatic filariasis that is endemic in many countries in Africa, South Asia, the Pacific Islands and the Americas.