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Volume 16, Number 3—March 2010

Breeding Sites of Bluetongue Virus Vectors, Belgium

Jean-Yves Zimmer, Claude Saegerman, Bertrand Losson, and Eric HaubrugeComments to Author 
Author affiliations: University of Liege, Liege, Belgium

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Culicoides species obtained from dried dung samples inside a cowshed, Spy, Belgium, 2008

Sampling period Carbon: nitrogen index No. Culicoides specimens Culicoides species
C. obsoletus males C. obsoletus/scoticus females
Late February 19.5 53 40 13
Mid-June 12.8 13 10 3
Late October 12.5 3 2 1

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