Mosquito Research

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2015 Directors’ Awards Recipients, 2/29/2016


Recent Publications

Systematics of the meniscus midges (Diptera: Dixidae) – molecular phylogenetics of world taxa and highlights from revisionary studies of Nearctic Dixa Meigen.  Moulton, J. K.  2018.  Proceedings: The 9th International Congress of Dipterology, Orlando, FL, September 25-30, November 25–30, Windhoek, Namibia. [Abstract]

Modeling a single season of host-seeking Aedes albopictus populations in response to temperature and precipitation in eastern Tennessee Nance, J, R. T. Trout Fryxell, and S. Lenhart.  2018.  Journal of Vector Ecology, 43(1): 138-147. [Abstract]

They Want To Suck Your Blood! Mosquito Management around Schools and Childcare Facilities Theuret, D., R. T. Trout Fryxell, and K. M. Vail.  2018.  University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture; Extension Publication W774..

W774 Mosquito Management Around Schools and Childcare Facilities Theuret, D., R. Trout Fryxell, and K. M. Vail.  2018.  UT Extension.

New Mosquito Management Around Schools Publication Released! Vail, K. M.  2018.  Pests and Pesticides in Child-serving Facilities: An IPM Newsletter, 12(1):6.

La Crosse virus vectors are questing and ovipositing after 1700 in Knox county TN Urquhart, C., D. J. Paulsen, and R. T. Trout Fryxell.  2017.  Journal of American Mosquito Control Association, 33(3): 233-236. [Abstract]

Basic and Applied Research: Entomopathogenic Bacteria Glare, T., J. L. Jurat-Fuentes, and M. O'Callaghan.  2016.  Microbial Control of Insect and Mite Pests: from theory to practice, Chapter IV Lerry Lacey, Editor Academic Press. [Abstract]

Improvements in vector surveillance and La Crosse virus detection from Aedes mosquitoes in Knox Co. Tennessee.  Urquhart, C.  2016.  M.S. Thesis.

Evaluating surveillance methods for arboviral encephalitide vectors Aedes and Culex mosquitoes Urquhart, C., D. J. Paulsen, and R. T. Trout Fryxell.  2016.  Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association, 32(1): 24-33. [Abstract]

How to make your yard less conducive to container mosquitoes Vail, K. M., and R. T. Trout Fryxell.  2016.  Extension News You Can Use.

Identifying avian malaria vectors: sampling methods influence outcomes Carlson, J. S., E. Walther, R. T. Trout Fryxell, S. Staley, L. A. Tell, R. N. M. Sehgal, C. M. Barker, and A. J. Cornel.  2015.  Parasites and Vectors, 8:365. [Abstract]

Sequence analysis of a La Crosse virus strain isolated from a fatal pediatric encephalitis case that occurred in TN, USA 2012 and comparison with geographically and temporally relevant La Crosse virus sequences of mosquito origin Lambert, A., R. T. Trout Fryxell, R. Lanciotti, K. Freyman, A. Ulloa, D. Paulsen, and A. Moncayo.  2015.  Journal of Emerging and Infectious Diseases, 21(5): 833-836. [Abstract]