[epidemiology of arbovirus diseases: use and value of physiologic age determination of female mosquito vectors].the physiological age of yellow fever aedes females in africa was studied during four years, from 1988 to 1992. we used a method, according to polovodova's method, which looks for the "yellow body" under natural light. those yellow bodies exist in the old females, the "parous" ones, and not in the young females, the "nulliparous" ones. we present some results to illustrate the interest of studying the physiological age of mosquitoes in the epidemiology of the arboviral diseases. the transmission ...19968924776
flight height preference for oviposition of mosquito (diptera: culicidae) vectors of sylvatic yellow fever virus near the hydroelectric reservoir of simplício, minas gerais, this study, the oviposition behavior of mosquito species exhibiting acrodendrophilic habits was investigated. the study was conducted near the simplicio hydroelectic reservoir (shr) located on the border of the states of minas gerais and rio de janeiro, brazil. samples were collected using oviposition traps installed in forest vegetation cover between 1.70 and 4.30 m above ground level during the months of april, june, august, october, and december of 2011. haemagogus janthinomys (dyar), haem ...201323926776
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