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  • Asian tiger mosquito gains ground in Illinois

    An Asian tiger mosquito prepares to feed on a human hand.

    Thanks to unintentional reintroductions and adaptive strategies that enable it to survive the state’s harsh winters, the Asian tiger mosquito is becoming more abundant in Illinois. 

    Photo by James Gathany/CDC

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  • Editor’s notes

    To reach Rebecca Smith email rlsdvm@illinois.edu.

    To reach Chris Stone, email cstone@illinois.edu.

    The paper “Spatial, temporal, and genetic invasion dynamics of Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) in Illinois” is available online and from the U. of I. News Bureau.

    DOI: 10.1093/jme/tjaa047