Book 2008

Mosquito Ecology

Field Sampling Methods

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-6665-8 (Print) 978-1-4020-6666-5 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxi

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-23

    Designing a Mosquito Sampling Programme

  3. Chapter

    Pages 25-135

    Sampling the Egg Population

  4. Chapter

    Pages 137-338

    Sampling the Larval Population

  5. Chapter

    Pages 339-371

    Sampling the Emerging Adult Population

  6. Chapter

    Pages 373-492

    Sampling the Adult Resting Population

  7. Chapter

    Pages 493-675

    Sampling Adults by Animal Bait Catches and by Animal-Baited Traps

  8. Chapter

    Pages 677-769

    Blood-feeding and its Epidemiological Significance

  9. Chapter

    Pages 771-844

    Sampling Adults with Non-attractant Traps

  10. Chapter

    Pages 845-946

    Sampling Adults with Light-Traps

  11. Chapter

    Pages 947-1025

    Sampling Adults with Carbon Dioxide Traps

  12. Chapter

    Pages 1027-1048

    Sampling Adults with Visual Attraction Traps, Sound Traps and Other Miscellaneous Attraction Traps

  13. Chapter

    Pages 1049-1160

    Estimation of the Mortalities of the Immature Stages

  14. Chapter

    Pages 1161-1271

    Methods of Age-grading Adults and Estimation of Adult Survival Rates

  15. Chapter

    Pages 1273-1376

    Estimating the size of the Adult Population

  16. Chapter

    Pages 1377-1424

    Measuring Adult Dispersal

  17. Chapter

    Pages 1425-1444

    Experimental Hut Techniques

  18. Chapter

    Pages 1445-1467

    Indices of Association and Species Diversity Indices

  19. Back Matter

    Pages 1469-1477