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Maintenance of Animal, Human and Plant Pathogen Vectors

Edited By: Karl Maramorosch and Farida Mahmood

328 pages, B/w photos, illus, tabs

Science Publishers

Hardback | Dec 1999 | #97678 | ISBN: 1578080495
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Laboratory maintenance of mosquitoes; colonization and maintenance of species of culicoides; maintenance of ticks in the laboratory; large-scale laboratory rearing of black flies; labortory maintenance of phlebotomine sand flies; establishment and maintenance of small-scale tsetse colonies; maintenance of the triatomine bugs rhodnius prolixus and triatoma dimidiata under laboratory conditions; laboratory maintenance of humanfed live lice and production of Weigl's ytphus caccine; rearing aphids to use in virus-vector studies; leafhopper and planthopper reearing; maintenance of piesma quadratum (fieb); rearing thrips vectors; whiteflies as subjects of laboratory research; maintenance and feeding in monoxenic cultures; maintenance of fungal vectors of plant viruses; sterile techniques for rearing and cell culture of leafhopper vectors.

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