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Aedes

[ā′ē·dēz]
(invertebrate zoology)
A genus of the dipterous subfamily Culicinae in the family Culicidae, with species that are vectors for many diseases of humans.

aedes

1. In Roman antiquity, any edifice or a minor shrine, not formally consecrated.
2. Now, any chapel or temple.
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No mosquito larvae, no Aedes aegypti mosquito; no Aedes aegypti mosquito, no dengue fever,' he stressed.
De esta manera, en algunas especies de Aedes el umbral minimo de desarrollo de etapas inmaduras se ha encontrado desde 10,4 [grados]C, siendo los periodos mas cortos para el desarrollo del estadio inmaduro y ciclos gonotroficos a 30 [grados]C con un promedio de tres dias.
The fact that both Aedes mosquito species can effectively transmit ZIKV represents a big obstacle for their prevention and control measures.
Aedes (Georgecraigius) epactius Dyar & Knab (Diptera: Culicidae): Aedes epactius was the most commonly collected species in ovitraps from Mexico City, and less frequently in the states of Morelos and Puebla.
'As a result, mosquitoes, including the malaria-transmitting Anopheles and the deadly dengue-causing Aedes aegypti, are multiplying in great number, further endangering the health of thousands of not only Filipinos but [other] Asians,' Afuang said.
However, 85 to 90 percent of the Aedes mosquitoes had evidence of Zika in their saliva, and rates were similar for all three strains.
El Laboratorio de Entomologia por Salud Publica (LDSP), con el apoyo de auxiliares del programa de ETV de la Secretaria de Salud del departamento de Putumayo, desarrollaron busquedas activas del vector Aedes aegypti en los diferentes barrios del municipio, con el objetivo de identificar la existencia de vectores, sus criaderos y evitar su propagacion.
Efforts to understand what attracts the Aedes aegypti mosquitoes has been researched in ernest over the past 12 years.
The larvae were identified as Aedes albopictus and Culex quinquefasciatus [13] and midguts were isolated.
Rueda et al (6) reported a total of 101 species from Laos, including newly recorded Aedes (Stegomyia) species collected from Khammuane province, ie Aedes (Stegomyia) albopictus (Skuse) and Ae.
Mosquitoes of the genus Aedes are thought to be the main vectors of these parasites (e.g., Ae.
Aedes aegypti mosquito is a main vector that transmits viruses causing dengue, according to the report released by the World Health Organization (WHO).