Yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti (Linnaeus) (Insecta: Diptera: Culicidae)
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Zettel, Catherine, and Phillip Kaufman. 2009. “Yellow Fever Mosquito Aedes Aegypti (Linnaeus) (Insecta: Diptera: Culicidae): EENY-434/IN792, 2/2009”. EDIS 2009 (2). https://doi.org/10.32473/edis-in792-2009.

Abstract

EENY-434, an 8-page illustrated fact sheet by Catherine Zettel and Phillip Kaufman, is part of the Featured Creatures collection. It describes this container-inhabiting mosquito that is the primary vector of yellow fever — its synonymy, distribution, life cycle, medical importance, and management. Includes selected references. Published by the UF Department of Entomology and Nematology, February 2009.

EENY-434/IN792: Yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti (Linnaeus) (Insecta: Diptera: Culicidae) (ufl.edu)

https://doi.org/10.32473/edis-in792-2009
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