ESA Annual Meetings Online Program

Culicoides Biting Midges (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) Vectors Of Economically Important Arboviral Diseases Of Livestock: Vector Status, Biology And Control

Tuesday, November 15, 2011: 1:30 PM-5:15 PM
Room A6, First Floor (Reno-Sparks Convention Center)
Eva Veronesi
Gert Venter
1:30 PM
Welcoming Remarks
2:10 PM
1:55 PM
Past, present and future of the monitoring of Culicoides spp. in Spain
Miguel Angel Miranda Chueca, University of the Balearic Islands
2:25 PM
Culicoides (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) and bluetongue virus in India
Simon T. Carpenter, Institute for Animal Health
2:40 PM
Culicoides (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) surveillance in Australia
Glenn Bellis, Australian Quarantine and Inspection Service
3:10 PM
3:40 PM
Long distance dispersal of Culicoides biting midges (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae)
Dr Christopher Sanders, Institute for Animal Health
4:10 PM
Variation in vectorial capacity for bluetongue in Alberta
Tim Lysyk, Lethbridge Research Centre
4:25 PM
4:40 PM
Host location and selection by British Culicoides species
Andrew Hope, Institute for Animal Health
4:55 PM
Concluding Remarks
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