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Identification of Olfactory Stimulants for Anopheles gambiae from Human Sweat Samples
The behavioral and electroantennogram (EAG) responses of female Anopheles gambiae mosquitoes to pooled samples of freshly collected human sweat and human sweat incubated for 42–52 hr were tested. NoExpand
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The response of the malaria mosquito, Anopheles gambiae, to two components of human sweat, ammonia and l‐lactic acid, in an olfactometer
In an olfactometer study on the response of the anthropophilic malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae s.s. (Diptera, Culicidae) to human sweat it was found that freshly collected sweat, mostly of eccrineExpand
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Incubated Human Sweat but not Fresh Sweat Attracts the Malaria Mosquito Anopheles gambiae sensu stricto
A dual-port olfactometer was used to quantify behavioral responses of the malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae sensu stricto to volatiles emitted by sweat samples collected from three human volunteers.Expand
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Microbial growth enhances the attractiveness of human sweat for the malaria mosquito, Anopheles gambiae sensu stricto (Diptera: Culicidae)
Summary. Behavioural responses of the malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae s.s. to volatiles emitted by pooled and individual sweat samples collected from human volunteers were quantified in aExpand
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Improving efficacy of Box gravid traps for collecting Culex quinquefasciatus
  • M. Braks, R. Cardé
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of vector ecology : journal of the…
  • 1 June 2007
ABSTRACT In outdoor screen cages, one and two-choice assays were conducted with gravid Cx. quinquefasciatus to assess and improve the efficacy of the Box gravid trap. Subsequently, in a field trial,Expand
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Oviposition Responses of Gravid Female Culex quinquefasciatus to Egg Rafts and Low Doses of Oviposition Pheromone Under Semifield Conditions
Semifield experiments were conducted to study the oviposition of gravid Culex quinquefasciatus females in response to one or 10 egg rafts, or 3.0 μg of synthetic oviposition pheromone,Expand
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Microvilli in electroreceptor organs in Ictalurus nebulosus play a part in signal filtering
Ampullary electroreceptor organs of catfish show a band-pass-filter characteristic on sinusoidal electric stimulation. The structures and processes which are responsible for the frequencyExpand
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