History of domestication and spread of Aedes aegypti - A Review

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Powell, Jeffrey R ; Tabachnick, Walter J (2013)
  • Publisher: Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Ministério da Saúde
  • Journal: Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, volume 108, issue Suppl 1, pages 11-17 (issn: 0074-0276, eissn: 1678-8060)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1590/0074-0276130395, pmc: PMC4109175
  • Subject: RC955-962 | Aedes aegypti | domestication | arboviruses | Microbiology | QR1-502 | Arctic medicine. Tropical medicine | history biogeography | Articles
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The adaptation of insect vectors of human diseases to breed in human habitats (domestication) is one of the most important phenomena in medical entomology. Considerable data are available on the vector mosquito Aedes aegypti in this regard and here we integrate the avai... View more
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