Mosquitoes: Comparative Serology of Four Species of Aedes (Ochlerotatus)

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Science  29 Mar 1963:
Vol. 139, Issue 3561, pp. 1286-1287
DOI: 10.1126/science.139.3561.1286


Antigens of female adult Aedes communis (DeG.), A. punctor (Kby.), A. trichurus (Dyar), and A. excrucians (Walk.) were compared by precipitin tests. There is a wider divergence among species than is indicated by external comparative morphology.