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Aedes aegypti
(a type of mosquito)

yellow fever mosquito

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Taxonomy & nomenclature

Aedes aegypti information from ITIS
The Integrated Taxonomic Information System ITIS provides authoritative taxonomic information on Aedes aegypti, as well as other plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.

Dispersal and pathways

History of Aedes mosquitoes in Hawaii  new posting 
History of Aedes mosquitoes in Hawaii (article)

In the news

New mosquito-control hope (Raising Islands Blog, 19 August 2007)
Bloggist Jan TenBruggencate reviews the history of mosquito introductions to Hawaii and discusses the discovery of a fungus that can shorten the life span of mosquitoes.

Full-text articles

History of Aedes mosquitoes in Hawaii  new posting 
History of Aedes mosquitoes in Hawaii (article)

Aedes mosquitoes in Hawaii View info about Adobe Acrobat PDF format  new posting 
Aedes mosquitoes in Hawaii: A thesis submitted to the Graduate Division of the University of Hawaii at Manoa in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science in entomology, August 2011

Other resources

Mosquitoes in Hawaii View info about Adobe Acrobat PDF format
"Mosquitoes in Hawaii" is a 2005 position paper presented by the Hawaii Conservation Alliance.

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