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J Exp Biol (2016) 219 (13): 2039–2047.
Published: 1 July 2016
... and female flight tones. Culex quinquefasciatus Mating behaviour Insect hearing Johnston's organ Acoustic behaviour Phonotaxis Distortion products It has been known since the 19th century that male mosquitoes locate females by homing in on their flight tones, and that this behaviour can...
Includes: Supplementary data
J Exp Biol (2012) 215 (13): 2255–2261.
Published: 1 July 2012
... © 2012. 2012 Anopheles gambiae Evarcha culicivora Salticidae Culex quinquefasciatus vision prey choice animation decision making A fundamental task for a predator that relies on vision is to determine whether objects that come into view are prey or non-prey, but the extent...
J Exp Biol (2006) 209 (14): 2651–2659.
Published: 15 July 2006
...Eric Calvo; José M. C. Ribeiro SUMMARY Previous analysis of the salivary gland transcriptome of Culex quinquefasciatus showed the potential presence of an endonuclease with sequence similarities to shrimp, crab and two tsetse salivary proteins. Indeed, not only was the cloned cDNA shown to encode...
J Exp Biol (2001) 204 (19): 3345–3354.
Published: 1 October 2001
... tarsalis Culex quinquefasciatus sodium chloride ion regulation uptake efflux mosquito larva osmoconformer. Over the past 70 years, an enormous body of work has been dedicated to describing ion regulation in freshwater and salt-water mosquito larvae ( Bradley, 1987 ). The focus, however...
J Exp Biol (2001) 204 (11): 2001–2010.
Published: 1 June 2001
...José M. C. Ribeiro; Rosane Charlab; Jesus G. Valenzuela SUMMARY A cDNA coding for a protein with significant similarity to adenosine deaminase (ADA) was found while randomly sequencing a cDNA library constructed from salivary gland extracts of adult female Culex quinquefasciatus . Prompted...