, Volume 38, Issue 12, pp 1498–1499 | Cite as

Establishment of a colony of the mosquitoCuliseta longiareolata under laboratory conditions

  • Fatma K. Adham
Short Communications Environment, Ecology


A colony ofCuliseta longiareolata was set up in the laboratory starting with more than 700 larvae and pupae collected from an old well. Procedures for successful establishment of a colony and laboratory maintenance of this mosquito are described.


Laboratory Condition Successful Establishment Laboratory Maintenance 
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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • Fatma K. Adham
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  1. 1.Department of Entomology, Faculty of ScienceCairo UniversityGizaEgypt

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