Culex (Genus)

Known as: Culex, Culices 
A genus of mosquitoes (CULICIDAE) commonly found in tropical regions. Species of this genus are vectors for ST. LOUIS ENCEPHALITIS as well as many… (More)

Topic mentions per year

Topic mentions per year

1936-2017
010020030019362016

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
recent of four unexpected arrivals of important arthropod-borne viral diseases in the Western Hemisphere over the past 20 years… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Culex quinquefasciatus (the southern house mosquito) is an important mosquito vector of viruses such as West Nile virus and St… (More)
  • figure 1
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND The bacterial endosymbiont Wolbachia pipientis has been shown to increase host resistance to viral infection in native… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Because free-insecticide treated net distribution is planned in Benin (West Africa) during the next few years, we investigated… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Since ancient times, plant products were used in various aspects. However, their use against pests decreased when chemical… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
  • table 4
  • figure 1
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The 2362 strain of Bacillus sphaericus (Bs) Neide is a highly mosquitocidal bacterium used in commercial bacterial larvicides… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
ABSTRACT Since first discovered in the New York City area in 1999, West Nile virus (WNV) has become established over much of the… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • table 3
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
In the Old World, some mosquitoes in the Culex pipiens complex are excellent enzootic vectors of West Nile virus, circulating the… (More)
  • figure 4
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
High insecticide resistance resulting from insensitive acetylcholinesterase (AChE) has emerged in mosquitoes. A single mutation… (More)
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Development, growth, and survival of Culex quinquefasciatus Say and Aedes aegypti (L.) were determined at six constant… (More)
Is this relevant?