Accession Number:

ADA512178

Title:

A Pictorial Key for the Identification of the Mosquitoes Associated with Yellow Fever in Africa

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION WASHINGTON DC MEDICAL ENTOMOLOGY PROJECT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

A pictorial key was developed as a training aid for the identification of the adults of 15 species of mosquitoes involved in the transmission of yellow fever virus in Africa. Included are 14 species of Aedes subgenera Aedimorphus, Diceromyia and Stegomyia and one species of Eretmapodites. Introductory figures display the taxonomic features used in the key.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE