The mosquitoes commonly found in and around human habitation are:
Anopheles :Responsible for causing Malaria. Anopheles breeds in stagnant collections of clean water such as ponds, lakes, overhead tanks, underground tanks etc.
Culex : Responsible for causing filariasis, which causes fever and acute swelling of the lymph glands. Culex breeds in stagnant collections of polluted water such as drains, gutters, septic tanks etc.
Aedes : Responsible for causing Dengue. Aedes breeds in man made collections of clean water such as water coolers, pots, old tyres, can, empty bottles, flower vases etc.
Control Measures :
Frequency :Fortnightly Visits/ Weekly Visits