Gallery: Trapped mosquitoes

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Female Aedes aegypti mosquitoes are laying their eggs in a simple but significant mosquito trap called OL (Ovicidal and larvicidal) trap. This trap was used in the Philippines as one of the interventions to control the dengue mosquitoes by killing their eggs and larvae.

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