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Certain Nurseries of Insect Life in West Africa

, : Certain Nurseries of Insect Life in West Africa. Bull. Ent. Res, London, 13: pt. 3, 291-294

Lists are given in this paper of the mosquitos and Ceratopogonine midges bred from decaying banana fibre, rotting wood from old canoes, tied to the river bank, and rot-holes in living trees, and from larvae associated with water lettuce (Pistia stratiotes).


DOI: 10.1017/s0007485300045375

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