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entomopathogenic fungus

Open Access | An extra-domiciliary method of delivering entomopathogenic fungus, Metharizium anisopliae IP 46 for controlling adult populations of the malaria vector, Anopheles arabiensis

March 21, 2010 - 11:27 -- Ingeborg van Schayk
Author(s): 
Dickson W Lwetoijera , Robert D Sumaye , Edith P Madumla , Deogratius R Kavishe, Ladlaus L Mnyone, Tanya L Russell and Fredros O Okumu
Reference: 
Parasites & Vectors 2010, 3:18doi:10.1186/1756-3305-3-18

We conclude that high infection rates of entomopathogenic fungi on wild malaria vectors and possibly significant disruption of malaria transmission can be achieved if the fungus is delivered using optimally located outdoor odor-baited stations.

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