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Mosquitoes capable of carrying Zika virus may have colony in Ontario

The insects tested negative for both the Zika and West Nile virus Species can carry Dengue fever From A mosquito species capable of transmitting the Zika virus and other tropical diseases may have established a colony in southwestern Ontario, a development that could mean changes for Canadian healthcare providers. Two adult Aedes albopictus mosquitoes, also known as the Asian tiger mosquito, were recently trapped in Windsor-Essex, following the 17 found last year, according to the...