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An Introduction to Medical Entomology

For educational purposes. 

 

DISEASES & POISONS TRANSMITTED & IRRITATION

CAUSED BY ARTHROPODS

 

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African Tick-Bite Fever

Australian Q Fever

Australian Bush Fly Scourge

Boutonneuse Fever

Bullis Fever

Canthariasis

Chagas Disease

Chikungunya Disease

Colorado Tick Fever

Crimean-Congo Fever

Dengue Fever

Eastern Equine Encephalitis

Ebola Virus Disease

Ehrlichiosis

Filariasis

Gambian Sleeping Sickness

Hair Follicle Mites

House Dust & Other Mites

Japanese Encephalitis

Kyasanur Forest Disease

Leishmaniasis & Sandflies

Leprosy

Loiasis

Lyme Disease

Malaria

Mediterranean Spotted Fever

Misc. Arboviruses

Murray Valley Encephalitis

Omsk Haemorrhagic Fever

Onchocerciasis

Poisonous & Irritating Arthropods

Poliomyelitis

Relapsing Fever

Rhodesia Sleeping Sickness

Rickettsiae

Rift Valley Fever

Rocky Mountain Fever

Ross River Virus

Russian Tick Encephalitis

Sandfly Fevers

Scabies

Scoleciasis

Scrub Typhus

Sindbis Virus

St. Louis Encephalitis

Tick Paralysis

Tick Typhus

Trypanosomiasis

Tularemia

Venezuela Equine Encephalatis

Western Equine Encephalitis

West Nile Encephalitis

Yellow Fever Virus

Zika Virus Disease

 

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 Key References:     <medvet.ref.htm>    <Hexapoda>

 

     Matheson, R. 1950.  Medical Entomology.  Comstock Publ. Co, Inc.  610 p.

      Service, M.  2008.  Medical Entomology For Students.  Cambridge Univ. Press.  289 p

      Legner, E. F.  1995.  Biological control of Diptera of medical and veterinary importance.  J. Vector Ecology 20(1): 59_120.

      Legner, E. F.  2000.  Biological control of aquatic Diptera.  p. 847_870.  Contributions to a Manual of Palaearctic Diptera,

          Vol. 1, Science Herald, Budapest.  978 p.