- PRO/AH/EDR> Invasive mosquito - USA: (CA)
Mon, 12 Aug 2019 18:39:37 -0400
Pests -- United States
The East Side Mosquito Abatement District and Stanislaus County Public Health have jointly announced the 1st detection of invasive (non-native) _Aedes aegypti_ mosquitoes in the county. _Aedes aegypti_ mosquitoes have been detected previously elsewhere in California, but never before in Stanislaus County. _Aedes aegypti_ is capable of transmitting viruses such as chikungunya, dengue, yellow fever, and Zika that are not transmissible by the native Culex mosquitoes.
_Aedes aegypti_ mosquitoes