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- Costanzo, K.S.; Mormann, K.; Juliano, S.A.
- Journal of medical entomology 2005 v.42 no.4 pp. 559-570
- Aedes albopictus; Culex pipiens; larvae; interspecific competition; mortality; insect development; population growth; population density; spatial distribution; habitats; oviposition sites; seasonal variation; Illinois
- ... We tested for competitive advantage among larvae of Aedes albopictus (Skuse) and Culex pipiens L. in a laboratory experiment and determined the frequency and spatial and temporal patterns of co-occurrence in the field in East St. Louis, IL. In a laboratory competition experiment at multiple combined densities of Ae. albopictus and Cx. pipiens larvae, Ae. albopictus survivorship and developmental t ...
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