, Volume 36, Issue 12, pp 1428–1428

Determination of uric acid and hematin in a single sample of excreta from blood-fed insects

  • H. Briegel
Pro Experimentis

DOI: 10.1007/BF01960142

Cite this article as:
Briegel, H. Experientia (1980) 36: 1428. doi:10.1007/BF01960142


Uric acid and hematin, the principle excretory products in blood-fed mosquitoes can be determined quantitatively in the presence of each other in fecal material from individual females.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Briegel
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of ZoologyUniversity of ZurichZurich(Switzerland)