ENTO-040: Mosquitos and the Diseases They Transmit
mosquitoes information sheet

210550, 15; 233550, 85;
Publication Date: 2016 March
Email: ct-allen@tamu.edu

Product Code: ENTO-040

Electronic download only.  Mosquitoes not only annoy people and animals, but they also transmit many disease-causing organisms. This publication describes the life cycle of mosquitoes, explains how to identify and control them, and discusses the diseases they transmit, including chikungunya, dengue, encephalitis, malaria, West Nile virus, yellow fever, and Zika virus. Go to: ENTO-040S to order a free electronic download in Spanish. (12 pp., 11 photos, 3 tables, 2 figures) By: Sonja L. Swiger. Replaces B-6119