• aegypti
  • The yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti (Linnaeus), has been a nuisance species in the United States for centuries. (ufl.edu)
  • Adult female yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti (Linnaeus), in the process of seeking out a penetrable site on the skin surface of its host. (ufl.edu)
  • Aedes aegypti are extremely common in areas lacking piped water systems, and depend greatly on stored water for breeding sites. (ufl.edu)
  • Aedes aegypti is a holometabolous insect, meaning that it goes through a complete metamorphosis with an egg, larva, pupa, and adult stage. (ufl.edu)
  • species
  • The tip of the abdomen comes to a point, which is characteristic of all Aedes species (Cutwa-Francis and O'Meara 2007). (ufl.edu)