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Summary

Country: Spain

Publications

  1. pmc Towards the PCR-based identification of Palaearctic Culicoides biting midges (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae): results from an international ring trial targeting four species of the subgenus Avaritia
    Claire Garros
    CIRAD, UMR15 CMAEE, 34398 Montpellier, France
    Parasit Vectors 7:223. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Identification of cryptic species of Culicoides (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) in the subgenus Culicoides and development of species-specific PCR assays based on barcode regions
    N Pages
    Centre de Recerca en Sanitat Animal CReSA, UAB IRTA, Campus de la Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
    Vet Parasitol 165:298-310. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Ecological surveillance for West Nile in Catalonia (Spain), learning from a five-year period of follow-up
    A Alba
    Centre de Recerca en Sanitat Animal CReSA, Bellaterra, Spain
    Zoonoses Public Health 61:181-91. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint Geometric morphometrics of the wing in the subgenus Culicoides (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae): from practical implications to evolutionary interpretations
    F Muñoz-Muñoz
    Centre de Recerca en Sanitat Animal CReSA, UAB IRTA, Campus de la Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
    J Med Entomol 48:129-39. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Phenotypic differentiation and phylogenetic signal of wing shape in western European biting midges, Culicoides spp., of the subgenus Avaritia
    F Muñoz-Muñoz
    Departament de Biologia Animal, de Biologia Vegetal i d Ecologia, Facultat de Biociencies, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra Cerdanyola del Valles, Barcelona, Spain
    Med Vet Entomol 28:319-29. 2014
  6. ncbi request reprint Expansion of Culicoides imicola, the main bluetongue virus vector in Europe, into Catalonia, Spain
    V Sarto i Monteys
    Fundació CReSA, Unitat d Entomologia, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Campus de Bellaterra, Edifici CReSA, 08193 Bellaterra, Spain
    Vet Rec 156:415-7. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Assessment of the risk of a bluetongue outbreak in Europe caused by Culicoides midges introduced through intracontinental transport and trade networks
    S Napp
    Centre de Recerca en Sanitat Animal CReSA, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Institut de Recerca i Tecnologia Agroalimentáries UAB IRTA, Barcelona, Spain
    Med Vet Entomol 27:19-28. 2013

Collaborators

  • A Allepuz
  • A Alba
  • S Carpenter
  • V Sarto i Monteys
  • C Aranda
  • F Muñoz-Muñoz
  • Claire Garros
  • S Napp
  • S Talavera
  • Dirk Geysen
  • Aurélie Pédarrieu
  • Jorge H Calvo
  • Kathrin Lehmann
  • Javier Lucientes
  • Rudy Meiswinkel
  • Bernd Hoffmann
  • Jean Claude Delecolle
  • Jan Schwenkenbecher
  • S A Nielsen
  • Thomas Balenghien
  • Nick Golding
  • D Werner
  • Salah Hammami
  • Laetitia Gardes
  • Catherine Cêtre-Sossah
  • Helge Kampen
  • Thierry Baldet
  • James Barber
  • Doreen Werner
  • Ignace Rakotoarivony
  • Gill De Deken
  • Soufien Sghaier
  • Renaud Lancelot
  • Maria Goffredo
  • Federica Monaco
  • David Borràs Borràs
  • Miguel Miranda
  • I García-Bocanegra
  • J Casal

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc Towards the PCR-based identification of Palaearctic Culicoides biting midges (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae): results from an international ring trial targeting four species of the subgenus Avaritia
    Claire Garros
    CIRAD, UMR15 CMAEE, 34398 Montpellier, France
    Parasit Vectors 7:223. 2014
    ..Within the western Palaearctic region, the main suspected vector species, C. obsoletus, C. scoticus, C. dewulfi and C. chiopterus, have similar wing patterns, which makes it difficult to separate and identify them correctly...
  2. doi request reprint Identification of cryptic species of Culicoides (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) in the subgenus Culicoides and development of species-specific PCR assays based on barcode regions
    N Pages
    Centre de Recerca en Sanitat Animal CReSA, UAB IRTA, Campus de la Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
    Vet Parasitol 165:298-310. 2009
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  3. doi request reprint Ecological surveillance for West Nile in Catalonia (Spain), learning from a five-year period of follow-up
    A Alba
    Centre de Recerca en Sanitat Animal CReSA, Bellaterra, Spain
    Zoonoses Public Health 61:181-91. 2014
    ..These data indicate that bird and mosquito surveillance can detect otherwise silent transmission of flaviviruses and give some insights regarding possible avian hosts and vectors in a European setting. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint Geometric morphometrics of the wing in the subgenus Culicoides (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae): from practical implications to evolutionary interpretations
    F Muñoz-Muñoz
    Centre de Recerca en Sanitat Animal CReSA, UAB IRTA, Campus de la Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
    J Med Entomol 48:129-39. 2011
    ..These findings enhance the use of this complex phenotypic trait not only to infer genetic relationships among species of the subgenus Culicoides but also as apotentially powerful tool to differentiate cryptic species within the genus...
  5. doi request reprint Phenotypic differentiation and phylogenetic signal of wing shape in western European biting midges, Culicoides spp., of the subgenus Avaritia
    F Muñoz-Muñoz
    Departament de Biologia Animal, de Biologia Vegetal i d Ecologia, Facultat de Biociencies, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra Cerdanyola del Valles, Barcelona, Spain
    Med Vet Entomol 28:319-29. 2014
    ..obsoletus, C. scoticus and C. chiopterus. The implications of these results and their importance in a wider context of integrating multiple data types to interpret both phylogeny and species characterization is discussed. ..
  6. ncbi request reprint Expansion of Culicoides imicola, the main bluetongue virus vector in Europe, into Catalonia, Spain
    V Sarto i Monteys
    Fundació CReSA, Unitat d Entomologia, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Campus de Bellaterra, Edifici CReSA, 08193 Bellaterra, Spain
    Vet Rec 156:415-7. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Assessment of the risk of a bluetongue outbreak in Europe caused by Culicoides midges introduced through intracontinental transport and trade networks
    S Napp
    Centre de Recerca en Sanitat Animal CReSA, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Institut de Recerca i Tecnologia Agroalimentáries UAB IRTA, Barcelona, Spain
    Med Vet Entomol 27:19-28. 2013
    ..For this mechanism to pose a significant risk to BTV-free countries, a large number of vectors would have to be transported...