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Weterings, R., Barbetti, M., & Buckley, H. L. (2019). Hypothesis: Do invasive house geckos exacerbate dengue fever epidemics? Biological Invasions. doi:10.1007/s10530-019-02066-x https://doi.org/10.1007/s10530-019-02066-x

Dengue fever is a mosquito-borne disease that has undergone a marked rise in incidence since the 1950s, throughout the world’s tropical regions. Here, we present a hypothesis that this rise in incidence may have been exacerbated by the invasion of house geckos, due to their role in the mosquito vect…

Adamson, Alastair Martin

(b. October 17, 1901 – d. December 24, 1945)

Identified Pyralidae and collected Partulidae

Aellen, Villy

(b. December 04, 1926 – d. January 22, 2000)

Switzerland

Identified Vespertilionidae and collected Vespertilionidae

Eugenio Morales Agacino
Agacino, Eugenio Morales

(b. March 15, 1914 – d. March 09, 2002)

Spain

Collected Poaceae

Alexander Emanuel Agassiz
Agassiz, Alexander Emanuel

(b. December 17, 1835 – d. March 27, 1910)

United States of America; Switzerland

Identified Cidaridae and collected Nymphalidae

Louis Agassiz
Agassiz, Louis

(b. May 28, 1807 – d. December 14, 1873)

United States of America; Switzerland

Identified Sciuridae and collected Cichlidae

Aitken, Peter F.

(b. September 27, 1935 – d. December 11, 1982)

Australia

Identified Muridae and collected Carabidae

Carl Akeley
Akeley, Carl

(b. May 19, 1864 – d. November 18, 1926)

United States of America

Collected Bovidae

Allen, Glover Morrill

(b. February 08, 1879 – d. February 14, 1942)

United States of America

Identified Cricetidae and collected Phrynobatrachidae

Collected Agamidae

Alrutz, Robert Willard

(b. August 20, 1921 – d. October 14, 1997)

United States of America

Collected Coenagrionidae

Auffenberg, Walter

(b. February 06, 1928 – d. January 17, 2004)

United States of America

Identified Emydidae and collected Colubridae

Ball, George E.

(b. September 25, 1926 – d. January 12, 2019)

United States of America; Canada

Identified Carabidae and collected Carabidae

Ball, Kathleen Elizabeth

(b. April 13, 1921 – d. August 15, 2014)

Canada

Collected Carabidae

Bancroft, Thomas Lane

(b. January 02, 1860 – d. November 12, 1933)

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland; Australia

Identified Rutaceae and collected Fabaceae

Bates, George Latimer

(b. March 21, 1863 – d. January 31, 1940)

United States of America

Collected Cisticolidae

Henry Walter Bates
Bates, Henry Walter

(b. February 08, 1825 – d. February 16, 1892)

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Identified Cerambycidae and collected Nymphalidae

Identified Gekkonidae and collected Scincidae

Rollo Beck
Beck, Rollo

(b. August 26, 1870 – d. November 22, 1950)

United States of America

Identified Thraupidae and collected Laridae

Beddome, Richard Henry

(b. May 11, 1830 – d. February 23, 1911)

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Collected Orchidaceae

Identified Hyperoliidae and collected Hyperoliidae

Peter Jonas Bergius
Bergius, Peter Jonas

(b. July 06, 1730 – d. July 10, 1790)

Sweden

Identified Fabaceae and collected Poaceae

Beyer, George Eugene

(b. September 09, 1861 – d. June 02, 1926)

Collected Scolopacidae

Bigelow, Henry Bryant

(b. October 03, 1879 – d. December 11, 1967)

United States of America

Identified Rhopalonematidae and collected Scolopacidae

Blackburn, David

United States of America

Identified Arthroleptidae and collected Hyperoliidae

Pieter Bleeker
Bleeker, Pieter

(b. July 10, 1819 – d. January 24, 1878)

Kingdom of the Netherlands

Identified Labridae and collected Labridae

Paul-Émile Botta
Botta, Paul-Émile

(b. December 06, 1802 – d. March 29, 1870)

France

Collected Solanaceae

Identified Teiidae and collected Phrynosomatidae

Broadley, Donald George

(b. May 29, 1932 – d. March 10, 2016)

United Kingdom

Identified Scincidae and collected Amphisbaenidae

Brongersma, Leo

(b. May 17, 1907 – d. July 24, 1994)

Kingdom of the Netherlands

Identified Viperidae and collected Scincidae

Identified Fabaceae and collected Fabaceae