Portrait of a female malaria mosquito. The elongate palpi (the furry, white-tipped appendages) are diagnostic for Anopheles. Laboratory culture at Rockefeller University.
An Anopheles mosquito that overwintered as an adult takes an early spring bite out of the photographer's arm. Urbana, Illinois, USA.
After taking a blood meal, a female malaria mosquito rests on a screen. Laboratory culture at The Rockefeller University
Anopheles punctipennis female taking a blood meal.
Urbana, Illinois, USA