Research Information:

Population ecology and genetics of tsetse, Glossina fuscipes fuscipes (Diptera: glossinidae) in the Lake Victoria basin, Tanzania


The present study investigated the population dynamics and the genetic structure of Glossina fuscipes fuscipes along the shores of Lake Victoria for the purpose of obtaining invaluable data for planning an effective control strategy.

From: University of Dar es Salaam(UDSM) (UDSM) | | Research Done By: Manangwa Oliva, PhD

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Research Recommendation:
Based on both ecological and genetical findings, SIT could be, with further studies, a suitable approach for the control of G. f. fuscipes in the region.