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Distribution of Culex tarsalis larvae in a freshwater marsh in Orange County, California.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2230789     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The distribution and abundance of mosquito larvae in a freshwater marsh were determined during a low water period in the late summer. Culex tarsalis larval abundance was significantly associated with the percent cover by Typha spp. root masses and Typha spp. stem density in 1-m2 quadrants. Larval mosquito abundance was not significantly related to bulrush (Scirpus californicus) stem density, position in the marsh (transect compass direction), position in the inundated vegetation on each transect or several physicochemical factors. As water levels decline seasonally, mosquito developmental sites in San Joaquin Marsh change from mats of decaying vegetation to cattail root masses.
W E Walton; E T Schreiber; M S Mulla
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association     Volume:  6     ISSN:  8756-971X     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Am. Mosq. Control Assoc.     Publication Date:  1990 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1990-12-06     Completed Date:  1990-12-06     Revised Date:  2003-11-14    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8511299     Medline TA:  J Am Mosq Control Assoc     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  539-43     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Entomology, University of California, Riverside 92521.
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Fresh Water

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