Zika Virus

Vigilance Important Although Zika Mosquito Uncommon in Hernando

Aedes aegypti biting human, USDA

Robin Napier from the Department of Health and Sandra Fisher from Hernando County Mosquito Control presented information about the Zika virus at a recent Hernando Board of County Commissioners meeting. Ms. Napier described symptoms of the illness, which is passed through the bite of the mosquito, as mild, with a rash and fever.