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- Muller, Gunter C., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association 2011 v.27 no.1 pp. 56
- Aedes albopictus; adulticides; application rate; baits; boric acid; cages; humans; inflorescences; insect traps; insecticidal properties; insecticides; laboratory techniques; mortality; mosquito control; plants; spraying; toxicity
- ... The use of toxic baits to kill adult Aedes albopictus (Skuse) mosquitoes is a safe and potentially effective alternative to the use of synthetic chemical insecticides. This study was made to identify effective application rates for boric acid-sugar solution baits sprayed onto plant surfaces and to characterize the persistence of these baits in terms of a sustained reduction of adult mosquito densi ...