Evidence of an ‘invitation’ effect in feeding sylvatic Stegomyia albopicta from Cambodia

Abstract

Orientation of haematophagous insects towards a potential host is largely mediated by kairomones that, in some groups or species may include chemicals produced during feeding by the insects themselves, the so called ‘invitation’ effect. The ‘invitation’ effect in blood-feeding diurnally active Stegomyia albopicta was investigated over 33 days in secondary… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1756-3305-7-324

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