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- Schäfer, M.L., et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Bulletin of entomological research 2010 v.100 no.6 pp. 715-725
- Aedes; Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. israelensis; Ceratopogonidae; Coleoptera; Hemiptera; emergence traps; environmental factors; fauna; floodplains; floods; hatching; insects; monitoring; mosquito control; rivers; wetlands; Sweden
- ... In temporary wetlands in the River Dalälven floodplains, recurrent but irregular floods induce massive hatching of the flood-water mosquito Aedes sticticus, which causes enormous nuisance. Flood-water mosquito control using the biological larvicide Bacillus thuringiensis var. israelensis (Bti) was commenced in parts of the floodplains during 2002, and here we report the first six years of full-sea ...