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Vector Borne & Zoonotic Diseases. 5(2):120-6, 2005.

West Nile virus survey of birds and mosquitoes in the Dominican Republic.

Komar O, Robbins MB, Contreras GG, Benz BW, Klenk K, Blitvich BJ, Marlenee NL, Burkhalter KL, Beckett S, Gonzalvez G, Pena CJ, Peterson AT, Komar N

University of Kansas Natural History Museum and Biodiversity Research Center, Lawrence, Kansas, USA. [email protected]

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Article type: Curated - Canary ID: 4009

Cause and Effect Analysis Interspecies susceptibility data Shared exposures with humans Shared outcomes with humans Gene sequence data
Yes Yes No No No
Study type N Routes Sampling Controls Timing
cross sectional 205 vector exposure yes concurrent
Exposures West Nile virus
Outcomes Carrier State
West Nile Fever
Species Athene cunicularia
Cortinarius leucopus
Cuculiformes
Dendroica pinus
Elaenia fallax
Loxia
Loxigilla violacea
Melanerpes striatus
Mimus polyglottos
Owls
Ploceus cucullatus
Saurothera longirostris
Songbirds
Locations location map
Dominican Republic Distrito Nacional Santo Domingo (capital of a political entity)
Dominican Republic (general) Sierra de Baoruco (ridge(s))
Monte Cristi Monte Cristi (populated place)

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