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Nationwide backlog of traps to detect Zika virus

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Florida has received less than half of the special traps it has ordered to help detect the Zika virus in mosquitoes, and nationwide the only U.S. distributor of the traps has a backlog of almost 1,950 orders from governments and private businesses, officials said Thursday. State workers in Florida had ordered more than 300 of the traps but so far have gotten only about 120 traps. The remaining 190 traps are on back order, Florida Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam said…

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