The Accumulation of Zinc by the Mosquito

Abstract

The zinc content of mosquitoes in various developmental stages was determined by spectrographic and microchemical analysis and use of zinc(65) and found to be five to ten times higher than other trace elements. Also the concentration of zinc in the mosquito was much greater than in other insects of different biological orders. Over 90 per cent of this… (More)

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