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Aedes: Laboratory and insectary SOPs

VCWG

Aedes: Laboratory and insectary SOPs

Aedes: Insectary SOPs

While NMCP personnel at central level tend to carry out more sophisticated procedures for mosquito identification, it is the responsibility of sub-national staff to carry out basic entomological surveillance in foci area, including morphological identification and basic bioassays for insecticide susceptibility testing. This section provides guidance on carrying out these activities efficiently, including sampling strategies for collecting and preserving mosquito specimens and  insectary standard operating procedures.

The Basic Rules and Methods of Mosquito Rearing (Aedes aegypti)
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Guidelines for Routine Colony Maintenance of Aedes Mosquito Species
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Training Manual on Malaria Entomology For Entomology and Vector Control Technicians (Basic Level)
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Aedes: Insectary SOPs

While NMCP personnel at central level tend to carry out more sophisticated procedures for mosquito identification, it is the responsibility of sub-national staff to carry out basic entomological surveillance in foci area, including morphological identification and basic bioassays for insecticide susceptibility testing. This section provides guidance on carrying out these activities efficiently, including sampling strategies for collecting and preserving mosquito specimens and  insectary standard operating procedures.

The Basic Rules and Methods of Mosquito Rearing (Aedes aegypti)
Visit website
Guidelines for Routine Colony Maintenance of Aedes Mosquito Species
Visit website
Training Manual on Malaria Entomology For Entomology and Vector Control Technicians (Basic Level)
Visit website