Recognize Dengue Fever Mosquito !
EXCEPT wings flapping sound annoying and irritating bites are due to the itching caused, some mosquito species are also known as a vector (carrier) virus that causes dangerous diseases. Call it the type aedes mosquitoes that transmit dengue virus causes dengue fever through bites.
Recognizing the aedes mosquitoes will provide insight for you to avoid the bad consequences it carries. Following expert medical entomology from the IPB, Dr. Hadi MS drh Upik Kesumawati mengulasnya for you.
Dengue fever is a disease caused by dengue virus, in the form of disturbances in capillary blood vessels and the blood clotting system, resulting in bleeding-bleeding. The origin of the virus itself is still a mystery. The virus is found in various places of comfort, even in the air. Humans can suffer from this virus without showing symptoms of illness. The new dengue virus causes dengue fever after being taken and transmitted aedes mosquito species, namely Aedes albopictus and Aedes aegypti, through the bite directly into a vein. Unfortunately, this virus can be passed into the mosquito eggs are produced (ovarial transmission).
But for the virus can develop in the human body and trigger dengue fever, depending on the host’s immune system (in this case humans are bitten) and levels of virus. The study found, in general it takes more than one bite of aedes mosquitoes for dengue fever trigger. Aedes mosquitoes are older also potentially transmit the virus more so at higher risk of dengue fever rise.
The characteristics of the mosquito Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus have the color black and white stripes all over his body, which is clearly visible on the back. In Aedes aegypti, shades of white spots forming on the periphery of the body elbow, whereas Aedes albopictus has a white spot pattern which divides the body in the middle.
Both types of mosquitoes are active mainly in the morning until late afternoon. In charge of female mosquitoes suck blood is, after mating. Used substances in the blood of female mosquitoes to start breeding. The period of peak mosquito attack in the morning at 08:00 to 11:00. Later in the afternoon at 15:00 to 18:00.
Places to live
Like Aedes aegypti lay their eggs inside the house and suck the blood of living things in the house. Aedes albopictus is generally spawn and breed in the region around the outside of the house and suck the blood out of the house. They both prefer to put their eggs in clear water. Seeds mosquitoes grow into adult mosquitoes usually stronger in the dry season because trained to survive in extreme weather. But in the rainy season, the seeds will be more and more mosquitoes, as there are lots of puddles. It does not take a deep pool of water to make the eggs of mosquitoes thrive.
Aedes mosquitoes like to rest in damp places, like on your clothes hangers and trees. Dark colors like black and blue are also preferred. The smell of sweat you will attract to come and suck blood. The more concentrated the smell of sweat, then it will be sharper aedes sniff of your existence.
Seed mosquitoes will not be able to survive in dry environments or without water. Certain smells can also make it go away, like the smell of lavender flowers, plants zodiac, rosemarry, and SERE fragrant.