Image Dataset of Aedes and Culex Mosquito Species

Citation Author(s):
Reshma
Pise
Vishwakarma University , India
Mayawadee
Aungmaneeporn
Kasetsart University, Thailand
Kailas
Patil
Vishwakarma University, India
Prawit
Chumchu
Kasetsart University, Thailand
Submitted by:
Reshma Pise
Last updated:
Sun, 07/12/2020 - 12:43
DOI:
10.21227/m05g-mq78
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Abstract 

Mosquito bites result in the deaths of more than 1 million people every year.   Certain species of mosquitos like Aedes are the main vector of arboviruses that cause Dengue, Malaria and Yellow fever. Image based mosquito species classification can be helpful to implement strategies to prevent the spread of mosquito borne disease. Automated mosquito species classification can aid in laborious and time consuming task of entomologists besides enhancing accuracy.

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The dataset consists of images of two species of mosquitoes namely Aedes and Culex .  

There are 810 images of Aedes and 594 images of Culex class.