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vectorial capacity
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H Health and Pathology
The capability for disease transmission by a vector to a host, as influenced by behavioral, ecological and environmental factors, such as population density, host preference, feeding habits or frequency, duration of latent period, or longevity.
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vector capacity
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disease vectors
vector competence
capacidad vectorial
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