Efficacy of Blood Sources and Artificial Blood Feeding Methods in Rearing of Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) for Sterile Insect Technique and Incompatible Insect Technique Approaches in Sri Lanka

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Gunathilaka, Nayana; Ranathunge, Tharaka; Udayanga, Lahiru; Abeyewickreme, Wimaladharma; (2017)
  • Publisher: Hindawi
  • Journal: BioMed Research International,volume 2,017 (issn: 2314-6133, eissn: 2314-6141)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5574269, doi: 10.1155/2017/3196924
  • Subject: R | Research Article | Medicine | Article Subject

Introduction. Selection of the artificial membrane feeding technique and blood meal source has been recognized as key considerations in mass rearing of vectors. Methodology. Artificial membrane feeding techniques, namely, glass plate, metal plate, and Hemotek membrane f... View more
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