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Disease-Carrying Mosquitoes are Rare in Undisturbed Tropical Forests

16:16 EDT 23 Aug 2017 | Virgo Publishing

Aedes is a genus of mosquitoes that includes species that transmit dengue fever, Zika virus, yellow fever and chikungunya virus. It was originally found in the tropics and subtropics and is now found on all continents except Antarctica. Courtesy of Jose Loaiza A new study by scientists from the Smithsonian, the Panamanian government and the U.S.

Original Article: Disease-Carrying Mosquitoes are Rare in Undisturbed Tropical Forests

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