Mosquito fauna on the Cape Verde Islands (West Africa): an update on species distribution and a new finding
- Autores: Alves J, Arez AP, Gomes B, Pinto J, Rodrigues R, Silva J, Sousa CA
- Ano de Publicação: 2010
- Journal: Journal of vector ecology : journal of the Society for Vector Ecology
- Link: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=Mosquito+fauna+in+Cape+Verde+islands+(West+Africa)%3A+an+update+on+species+distribution+and+a+new+finding
To evaluate the risk of transmission of vector-borne diseases, regular updates of the geographic distribution of insect vectors are required. In the archipelago of Cape Verde, nine mosquito species have been reported.