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ESTIMATED range of Aedes albopictus and Aedes aegypti in the United States, 2017
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Aedes albopictus, one species of mosquito that is capable of transmitting Zika, has been identified in Wisconsin during July 2017. There is no evidence of Zika-infected mosquitoes in Wisconsin. (Source: Wisconsin Department of Health Services)
Source: WHO Zika virus Factsheet
Zika is primarily transmitted through the bite of infected Aedes
Zika can also be transmitted from a
pregnant mother to her baby during pregnancy or around the time of
Source: How is Zika Transmitted? (CDC)
CDC Maps: ESTIMATED range of Aedes albopictus and Aedes aegypti in the United States, 2017
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