Accession Number:

ADA550625

Title:

Mosquitoes of Guam and the Northern Marianas: Distribution, Checklists, and Notes on Mosquito-Borne Pathogens

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

WALTER REED ARMY INST OF RESEARCH SILVER SPRING MD

Report Date:

2011-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

This report includes the distribution records and updated checklists of the mosquitoes known to occur in Guam and nearby selected islands ie, Saipan, Tin ian, Rota, based on our field collections from various localities during 20 I 0 published reports, and accessioned specimens deposited in the US National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian lnstirution, Washington, DC. The starus of common and potential mosquito vectors and their borne-pathogens are also noted.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE