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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Title: Field Testing New Mosquito Attractant Blends

item Kline, Daniel
item Bernier, Ulrich
item Barnard, Donald

Submitted to: Texas Mosquito Control Association Proceedings
Publication Type: Abstract Only
Publication Acceptance Date: February 18, 2001
Publication Date: N/A

Technical Abstract: New attractant blends consisting of 2 or more chemicals found in human and/or animal host emanations were field tested using the Counterflow Geometry trap. Efficacy of the blend varied according to mosquito species. Data was also obtained for Culicoides, Lutzomyia and several tabanid species.

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