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Comparative toxicity of selected larvicides and insect growth regulators to a Florida laboratory population of Aedes albopictus.
Five organophosphates (OPs) (chlorpyrifos, chlorpyrifos methyl, fenthion, malathion, and temephos), 3 pyrethroids (bifenthrin, cypermethrin, and permethrin), and 2 microbial pesticides (BacillusExpand
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Laboratory Evaluation of Mosquito Repellents Against Aedes albopictus, Culex nigripalpus, and Ochlerotatus triseriatus (Diptera: Culicidae)
Abstract Four synthetic mosquito repellents (Autan [10% KBR3023], IR3535 [7.5%], Off! [15% deet], Skinsations [7% deet]) and eight natural (primarily plant extracts and/or essential oils)Expand
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Repellency of IR3535, KBR3023, para-menthane-3,8-diol, and Deet to Black Salt Marsh Mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) in the Everglades National Park
Abstract IR3535, KBR3023, para-menthane-3,8-diol (PMD), and deet were evaluated in controlled studies with human subjects (n = 5) for repellency to black salt marsh mosquitoes (OchlerotatusExpand
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Laboratory and field evaluation of insect repellents as oviposition deterrents against the mosquito Aedes albopictus
Abstract. Three experimental approaches were used to evaluate the oviposition deterrency of three insect repellents, AI3‐35765, AI3‐37220 (piperidine compounds), and the standardExpand
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LABORATORY EVALUATION OF 21 INSECT REPELLENTS AS LARVICIDES AND AS OVIPOSITION DETERRENTS OF AEDES ALBOPICTUS (DIPTERA: CULICIDAE)
ABSTRACT Twenty-one commercial insect repellent products, including 12 botanical, 6 DEET-based, and 3 synthetic organics, were evaluated as larvicides and as oviposition deterrents of AedesExpand
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Mosquito Larvicidal Activity of Botanical-Based Mosquito Repellents
ABSTRACT The larvicidal activity of 4 plant essential oils—cinnamon oil, lemon eucalyptus oil, sandalwood oil, and turmeric oil—previously reported as insect repellents was evaluated in theExpand
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Attractive Toxic Sugar Bait (ATSB) For Control of Mosquitoes and Its Impact on Non-Target Organisms: A Review
Mosquito abatement programs contend with mosquito-borne diseases, insecticidal resistance, and environmental impacts to non-target organisms. However, chemical resources are limited to a few chemicalExpand
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Control of Culex quinquefasciatus in a storm drain system in Florida using attractive toxic sugar baits
Attractive toxic sugar baits (ATSBs) were used to control mosquitoes in the storm drains of a residential area on the outskirts of St Augustine, Florida. The drainage system was newly constructed andExpand
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Laboratory evaluation of toxicity of 16 insect repellents in aerosol sprays to adult mosquitoes.
Sixteen commercial insect repellents (6 botanical and 10 synthetic organic products) in spray formulations were evaluated in the laboratory for adult knockdown (KD) and mortality of laboratory-rearedExpand
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Altered behavioral responses of Sindbis virus-infected Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) to DEET and non-DEET based insect repellents.
Changes in the time to first bite (TFB) and the bloodfeeding behavior of adult female Aedes aegypti (L.) mosquitoes following dissemination of Sindbis virus (SINV) were observed after exposure toExpand
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