Baseline data on Aedes aegypti populations in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

@article{Tidwell1990BaselineDO,
  title={Baseline data on Aedes aegypti populations in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.},
  author={Michael A Tidwell and Daniel C.M. Williams and T Carvalho Tidwell and Carlos Jim{\'e}nez Pe{\~n}a and Tom Gwinn and Dana A. Focks and Andr{\'e}s Zaglul and Mejia Mercedes},
  journal={Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association},
  year={1990},
  volume={6 3},
  pages={
          514-22
        }
}
Baseline field studies were conducted from April 1987 to July 1988 on Aedes aegypti in Santo Domingo, an endemic area for dengue fever. Premise, container and Breteau indices were measured in one treated area and 2 nearby control areas. These indices averaged 69.6, 46.3 and 142.1, respectively. The principal larval habitats of Ae. aegypti were 208-liter (55-gal) concrete-lined drums. The estimated daily adult production was approximately 60 per house. Adult mosquito populations were monitored… CONTINUE READING

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