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Abstract

Observations on the presence of Aedes albopictus in Liguria.

Abstract

Further data on the presence of A. albopictus in Genoa, Liguria region, Italy are presented. During 1990-1991 this species expanded its range considerably within the city. The ecology of ths introduced species and dermatological problems in man caused by its bite are also briefly discussed.