Every year, millions of people are at risk of vector borne diseases all around the world. The most common among these are mosquito-borne diseases, as well as many other illnesses coming from other pests that keep on posing risks to human health. In order to protect public health, to improve the quality of life and to control infectious diseases effectively, it is necessary to establish and implement integrated vector and pest management strategies

Biological and morphological characteristics of the target pests, their life and breeding areas, nutrition and behavior patterns must be well known in the frame of the struggle against pests.