Wednesday, December 13, 2006

Callicarpenal and intermedeol: Beautyberry, Callicarpa spp. (Verbenaceae) - Associated compounds that repel ticks and mosquitoes

John Carroll,, USDA-ARS, Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, BARC-East, Bldg. 1040, Beltsville, MD, Charles L. Cantrell, USDA, National Products Utilization Research Unit, P.O. Box 8048, University, MS, and Jerome A. Klun, USDA-ARS, Chemicals Affecting Insect Behavior Laboratory, 10300 Baltimore Avenue, Bldg. 007, Beltsville, MD.

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Species 1: Acari Ixodidae Ixodes scapularis (blacklegged tick)
Species 2: Acari Ixodidae Amblyomma americanum (lone star tick)
Species 3: Diptera Culicidae Aedes aegypti (yellow fever mosquito)