• midges
  • Class Insecta Order Diptera (two-winged flies) sub-order Nematocera Family Culicidae (Mosquitoes) Family Ceratopogonidae (Biting midges) Family Psychodidae (Sandflies) Family Simuliidae (Black-flies) sub-order Brachycera Family Tabanidae (Horse-flies) Family Muscidae (House-flies and others) Family Glossinidae (Tsetse-flies) Family Calliphoridae (Blow-flies) Family Oestridae (Bot-flies and others) Family Hippoboscidae (Louse-flies) (Note that the former sub-Order Cyclorrhapha is now usually classified as part of the Brachycera. (wikipedia.org)
  • female
  • We are at a turning point both in our understanding of how mosquitoes determine whether to become a male or a female, as well as our ability to permanently modify wild populations using gene drive techniques," said entomologist and review author Zach Adelman. (cosmosmagazine.com)
  • Moreover
  • Moreover, an Ayurvedic study tells us that tulsi not only protects us from mosquitos but also prevents mosquitoes from entering into our house, just keep a tulsi plant near your window in the evening and mosquitoes wouldn't dare anymore to enter your house. (pagalparrot.com)
  • DEET
  • It has been demonstrated in the laboratory that mosquitoes can also become 'insensitive' to repellents such as DEET, no longer being repelled by them ," says Nina Stanczyk , research fellow at the department of disease control of the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine , UK, tells youris.com. (youris.com)
  • similar
  • The Las Vegas area has disease rates similar to other metropolitan areas in the United States, and mosquitoes have been found in ZIP codes around Clark County," said Stephanie Bethel, Public Information Office for the Southern Nevada Health District. (lasvegassun.com)
  • The larvae of Toxorhynchites prey on the larvae of other mosquitoes and similar nektonic prey. (wikipedia.org)
  • eggs
  • Oviposition attractants could be used for monitoring as well as controlling mosquitoes by attracting them to lay eggs at chosen sites. (scielo.br)
  • found
  • These mosquitoes are now found in many parts of the world and are particularly abundant in towns and cities where the climate is warm and water is plentiful. (innovations-report.com)
  • help keep
  • Put down the sprays and nets, here are thirteen different plants you can grow that'll help keep the mosquitoes away. (indulgy.com)
  • Consistently keeping your grass shorter than 3 inches tall can help keep mosquitoes at bay, as can removing protected locations such as tall weeds and thinning out overgrown shrubs. (sfgate.com)
  • skin
  • This footage was captured by Valerie Choumet and colleagues from the Pasteur Institute in Paris, who watched through a microscope as malarial mosquitoes bit a flap of skin on an anaesthetised mouse. (nationalgeographic.com)
  • study
  • If just a few mosquitoes were to escape a study site during testing and establish themselves in the wild, it's not clear how they could be removed. (cosmosmagazine.com)
  • people
  • Some people, especially in Africa and Asia, are bitten several times every day, so we wanted to know if mosquitoes behaved differently when they bit animals that were immunised against their saliva," says Choumet. (nationalgeographic.com)
  • water
  • Mosquitoes breed in stagnant water sources such as storm drains, old tires, children's wading pools and birdbaths. (commext.com)
  • world
  • It's all true, according to World Health Organization (WHO), mosquitoes are responsible for even more than a million deaths every year. (pagalparrot.com)