Electrophoretic Patterns of Larval Haemolymph-proteins in Autogenous and Anautogenous Forms of Culex pipiens L.

@article{Chen1967ElectrophoreticPO,
  title={Electrophoretic Patterns of Larval Haemolymph-proteins in Autogenous and Anautogenous Forms of Culex pipiens L.},
  author={P. S. Chen},
  journal={Nature},
  year={1967},
  volume={215},
  pages={316-317}
}
THE common house mosquito, Culex pipiens, has two different forms with respect to egg formation. Adult females of the so-called autogenous form can lay the first batch of eggs without taking a blood meal, whereas anautogenous females will not produce mature eggs until they have ingested blood. In spite of the many investigations of these two mosquito forms… CONTINUE READING