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Forest disturbance and vector transmitted diseases in the lowland tropical rainforest of central Panama.

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Summary of "Forest disturbance and vector transmitted diseases in the lowland tropical rainforest of central Panama."

To explore possible changes in the community attributes of hematophagous insects as a function of forest disturbance. We compare the patterns of diversity and abundance, plus the behavioral responses of three epidemiologically distinct vector assemblages across sites depicting various levels of forest cover.

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Name: Tropical medicine & international health : TM & IH
ISSN: 1365-3156
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