genus Aedes


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Noun1.genus Aedes - yellow-fever mosquitosgenus Aedes - yellow-fever mosquitos    
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Aedes aegypti, yellow-fever mosquito - mosquito that transmits yellow fever and dengue
Aedes albopictus, Asian tiger mosquito - striped native of Japan thriving in southwestern and midwestern United States and spreading to the Caribbean; potential carrier of serious diseases
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But, another member of the genus aedes, aedes albopictus, which mostly lives in rural areas, can also transmit the dengue virus, if it gets infected with the virus from biting dengue patients, said Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research's former chief scientist Mushtaq Husain.
They are transmitted to humans by the bite of either of two species of the mosquito genus Aedes aegypti (the main vector in the Philippines) and albopictus.
According to the advisory, Dengue is a viral disease transmitted by mosquitoes of the genus Aedes (Aedesaegypti and Aedesalbopictus), which are widely distributed in subtropical and tropical areas of the world including Pakistan.
Mosquitoes of the genus Aedes are thought to be the main vectors of these parasites (e.g., Ae.
azedarach has demonstrated insecticidal activity, making it a promising avenue for biological control of mosquito larvae, and has been proposed as a possible larvicide, especially for mosquitoes in the genus Aedes (Rossi et al.
The subgenus Stegomyia of genus Aedes has 128 valid species worldwide, (11) with 24 species found in the Greater Mekong subregion of Asia (Cambodia, China, Laos, Myammar, Thailand, and Vietnam), including 12 species from Lao PDR.
Evidence that mosquitoes from genus Aedes could transmit MAYV is another circumstance that may contribute to the establishment of mayaro fever outbreaks in Brazil, since most of the country is infested by both Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus.
It is a Spanish word meaning fastidious or careful.1 Dengue Fever is the most common arthropods transmitted viral disease.2 This fever is caused by a member of Flaviviridae family single stranded RNA enveloped virus known as Dengue virus.3 It has four distinctive antigenically related types; DENV-1, DENV-2, DENV-3 and DENV-4.4 Clinical manifestations are asymptomatic to milder flu-like symptoms with severe Hemorrhagic Fever (DHF) and Dengue Shock Syndrome (DSS) like complications.5,6 This virus spread through the bite of infected members of genus Aedes mosquito (Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus).
Dengue is a human arboviral disease transmitted by the female mosquito of the genus Aedes, particularly Aedes aegypti and Ae.
Dengue is transmitted by several species of mosquito within the genus Aedes. Symptoms include fever, headache, muscle and joint pains, and a characteristic skin rash that is similar to measles.