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- Müller, Gunter C., et al. Show all 9 Authors
- Parasitology research 2013 v.112 no.4 pp. 1583-1587
- Aedes albopictus; Pentas lanceolata; active ingredients; adults; baits; bioassays; boric acid; field experimentation; leaves; monitoring; mortality; oviposition; ovitraps; sugar acids; toxicity; Florida
- ... Attractive toxic sugar bait (active ingredient, 1 % boric acid) was evaluated against Aedes albopictus Skuse populations in the laboratory, semi-field trials, and field trials in residential communities in St. Augustine, Florida. Laboratory evaluations of boric acid sugar baits applied to the plant Pentas lanceolata (Rubiaceae) demonstrated 100 and 92 % mortality of A. albopictus at day 7 and 14, ...