Design and construction of a trap for the surveillance of Aedes ( Stegomyia ) aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae)

  • junio 6, 2017

Introduction: Understanding Aedes (Stegomyia) aegypti (L) behavior will provide insight into the design of entomological surveillance devices. Objective: Design and build a trap for surveillance Aedes aegypti. Methodology: We examined egg-laying preference and the ability to capture adult Ae. aegypti using containers that differed in shape, color and internal retention systems. The characteristics most effective […]