Sanitary inspector checking for Aedes aegypti mosquito larvae in Mexico


Title:
Sanitary inspector checking for Aedes aegypti mosquito larvae in Mexico
Date:
[1930s]
Description:
In this photograph a sanitary inspector in Mexico is looking for larvae of the Aedes aegypti mosquito, the urban vector of yellow fever.. The Pan American Sanitary Bureau, World Health Organization, and other international health agencies assisted the governments of the western hemisphere in the eradication of malaria and Aedes aegypti.
Location:
Box: 28
Rights:
Courtesy of Fred L. Soper.
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Genre:
Photographic prints
Subject:
Mosquito Control and Mexico
Format:
Still Image
Extent:
1 pages
Legacy ID:
VVBBCF
NLM ID:
101584650X25
Profiles Collection:
The Fred L. Soper Papers
Story Section:
Biographical Information