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- Lima-Camara, Tamara Nunes; Lima, José Bento Pereira; Bruno, Rafaela Vieira; Peixoto, Alexandre Afranio
- Parasites & vectors 2014 v.7 no.1 pp. 304
- physiological state, etc ; Aedes aegypti; Aedes albopictus; dengue; diurnal variation; flight; insemination; locomotion; vectorial capacity; virgin females; Show all 10 Subjects
- ... BACKGROUND: Dengue is an arbovirus disease transmitted by two Aedes mosquitoes: Ae. aegypti and Ae. albopictus. Virgin females of these two species generally show a bimodal and diurnal pattern of activity, with early morning and late afternoon peaks. Although some studies on the flight activity of virgin, inseminated and blood-fed Ae. aegypti females have been carried out under laboratory conditio ...
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