Tag: mosquito borne illnesses

Disease-carrying mosquito species found in California

Two invasive mosquito species, Aedes aegypti, ( yellow fever mosquito, above), and Aedes albopictus (Asian tiger mosquito), have been detected in California. Photo (magnified 1,000 times) courtesy California Department of Public Health Dangerous invasive mosquito species found in California; state health officials offer tips to avoid mosquito-borne illnesses SACRAMENTO (MNS) — The California Department of […]