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Mosquitoe's tendencies of becoming resistant to repellant

  1. Oct 2, 2014 #1
    I want to know that say if a mosquito species A took more time in becoming resistant to a mosquito repellant (due to genetic mutation) than a mosquito species B in an environment of a particular mosquito repellant (say Deet). Can we say that the species A has a greater tendency to become resistant to mosquito repelllants or the tendency to become resistant depends largely on what type of mosquito repellant we have used?
    Please be specific.Thanks
  2. jcsd
  3. Oct 7, 2014 #2
    Thanks for the post! Sorry you aren't generating responses at the moment. Do you have any further information, come to any new conclusions or is it possible to reword the post?
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