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Franchise Corporation brings innovative mosquito and tick control solution to the Tampa Convention Center. TAMPA, FL (PRWEB) February 23, 2015 Mosquito
Franchisees share ideas and best-practices at two-day conference in Orlando, FL Orlando, FL (PRWEB) February 17, 2015 Mosquito Shield Franchise Corporation
A British biotech firm is planning a unique experiment designed to help combat a pair of painful viral diseases, but residents of the Florida Keys are not exactly welcoming their efforts.
Mosquito Shield (moshield.com/southeastern-pennsylvania) is introducing its innovative Tick Shield product to Southeastern Pennsylvania at a series of home shows throughout the coming months,
Mariner Biomedical introduced a fresh new look along with lower pricing for the Deter Outdoor Skin Protection line of products.
Residential mosquito and tick control franchise earns second honor from industry trade North Attleboro, MA (PRWEB) January 13, 2015 Mosquito Shield Franchise
All-American Pest Control, a Nashville based pest control company, saw a rise in mosquito services in the past year. Nashville, TN (PRWEB) January 07, 2015
MIAMI, Jan. 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- BioCollections Worldwide, Inc.
Larger protected territories and turnkey systems fuel expansion throughout the U.S. Boston, MA (PRWEB) December 22, 2014 Upon completion of its first
"The Squad" Only Mosquito Control Company Named to Prestigious List RICHMOND, Va., Dec.
The black saddlebags (Tramea lacerate) is a species of skimmer dragonfly that can be found in North America. It prefers to reside near still water sources like ponds and ditches. This species reaches an average body length of 1.9 inches and holds a thin body that is black in color, although females may hold light mottled markings along the body. The head on both males and females is wide and brown in color. The dark markings that occur on base of the hind wings have given it the common name,...
The chalk-fronted corporal (Ladona Julia) is a species of dragonfly that can be found in southern areas of Canada and northern areas of the United States. Young individuals of this species are typically reddish-brown in color with a black stripe occurring along the back and white stripes occurring along the shoulders. As young individuals develop, they change colors, with females becoming almost completely brown with some grey markings. Males develop white pruinescence markings along the base...
Yellow fever is an acute viral hemorrhagic disease with a 40 to 50 nm enveloped RNA virus with positive sense of the Flaviviridae family. It is transmitted by the bite of female mosquitoes and is found in tropical and subtropical areas in South America and Africa, but not in Asia. Primates and a few kinds of mosquitoes are the only known hosts. The origin of the disease is most likely Africa. From there it was introduced to South America through the slave trade in the 16th century. There...
Aedes albopictus (Family Culicidae), the Asian Tiger Mosquito or Forest Day Mosquito, is characterized by its black and white striped legs and small, black and white body. It was native to south-east Asia, and occupied a habitat that spread from Madagascar eastward to New Guinea, and north to the latitude of Korea. The typical member of the Aedes albopictus has a length of about 5 mm. As with other members of the mosquito family, the female is outfitted with an elongated proboscis that she...
The crane flies (Tipulidae) are a family of insects that closely resemble giant mosquitoes. Like the mosquito, they are in the order Diptera (flies) and are sometimes called mosquito eaters, mosquito hawks, or skeeter eaters. They are also one of three unrelated arthropods named Daddy long-legs. The other two are the harvestmen and vibrating, cellar or house spider. As such, Crane Flies are wrapped up in the myth of being the most poisonous spider, but unable to bite humans. This is...
- Large; stout; burly.
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