Evaluation of Repellency Effect of Two Natural Aroma Mosquito Repellent Compounds, Citronella and Citronellal *

@article{Kim2005EvaluationOR,
  title={Evaluation of Repellency Effect of Two Natural Aroma Mosquito Repellent Compounds, Citronella and Citronellal *},
  author={Jeong-Kyu Kim and Chang Soo Kang and Jong-Kwon Lee and Young-Ran Kim and Hye-Yun Han and Hwa Kyung Yun},
  journal={Entomological Research},
  year={2005},
  volume={35}
}
Repellent efficacies of two natural aroma compounds, citronella and citronellal, against mosquitoes, Culex pipiens pallens, were evaluated both in field and in vitro. In vitro, the experiment was conducted with three controlled bands impregnated with 30% citronella extract, 15% citronella extract and 30% citronellal extract, and with bands impregnated 30% citronella in field. Data was obtained by the means of counting numbers bitten by mosquitoes per unit time, namely human bait method… 
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