Taxonomic identification of selected medically-important insects, Dengue, Zika, Chikungunya, Malaria, Filaria, Japanese Encephalitis

Specimen:

Mosquito, Louse, Flea, Cockroach ,Biting midge, Blow fly, Housefly, Sand fly, Bedbug, Kissing bug

Volume/Quantity:

1

Shedule of Collection:

Dengue/Zika/Chikungunya vectors- Daytime Malaria vectors- Nighttime Filaria vectors- Nighttime Japanese Encephalitis vectors- Daytime Sandfly and biting midge: nighttime Other acceptable specimen: any time of the day

Collection/Storage/Handling/Transport:

* Collection – clients will collect the specimen submitted to the department. Entomology staff shall prepare the specimen, as appropriate, prior to identification and following requirements of additional tests subsequent to identification. * Storage – su

Running Day:

Mon-Fri

Cut off Day and Time:

4:00 PM

Turnaround Time:

10 Working days

Fee:

Mosquitoes: ₱ 50.00 / piece Other acceptable specimen: Php 250.00 / piece

Status:

Available