Invasion biology of Aedes japonicus japonicus (Diptera: Culicidae).

  title={Invasion biology of Aedes japonicus japonicus (Diptera: Culicidae).},
  author={Michael G. Kaufman and Dina M. Fonseca},
  journal={Annual review of entomology},
Aedes japonicus japonicus (Theobald) (Diptera: Culicidae) has recently expanded beyond its native range of Japan and Korea into large parts of North America and Central Europe. Population genetic studies begun immediately after the species was detected in North America revealed genetically distinct introductions that subsequently merged, likely contributing to the successful expansion. Interactions, particularly in the larval stage, with other known disease vectors give this invasive subspecies… CONTINUE READING

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