Accession Number:

AD0677195

Title:

THE OCCURRENCE AND KNOWN HUMAN-DISEASE RELATIONSHIPS OF MOSQUITOES ON USAF INSTALLATIONS IN THE REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Jun 1966-1 Jun 1968

Corporate Author:

EPIDEMIOLOGICAL FLIGHT (5TH) APO SAN FRANCISCO 96528

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

33.0

Abstract:

Data are presented on the occurrence and human disease relationships of mosquitoes on USAF installations located in the Republic of Vietnam. Information contained in this report is based upon the identification of mosquito specimens submitted by military public health personnel from 10 USAF installations in RVN between June 1966 and June 1968. A total of 94 different species of mosquitoes were identified from all collections. Of this number, 22 species or 23.4 percent, are known vectors of human disease.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE