Browsing Dengue Bulletin by Author "Nalim, Sustriayu"
Transmission thresholds and pupal/demographic surveys in Yogyakarta, Indonesia for developing a dengue control strategy based on targeting epidemiology significant types of water-holding containers. A. Focks, Dana; J. Bangs, Michael; Church, Cole; Juffrie, Mohammad; Nalim, Sustriayu (2007)All water-holding containers (ca. 3000) associated with approximately 320 residences in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, were examined for the presence of Aedes aegypti (L.), Aedes albopictus Skuse, and Culex quinquefasciatus Say pupae in four replicate surveys conducted during two dry seasons (1996 and 1998) and two wet seasons (1997 and 1999). Less than 6% of these receptacles had pupae. Ae. aegypti pupae collected were ten times more than Ae. albopictus (ca. 1600 vs. 160 respectively); Cx. quinquefasciatus was rarely encountered. From a dengue perspective, ...