ID#: 21849
This photomicrograph depicts a submerged, Mansonia annulifera mosquito pupa, still attached to a plant stem, by way of its siphon tube. It obtains its oxygen supply through this mechanical union, while remaining submerged during its pupal phase of development.
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Content Provider(s): CDC/ Harry B. Weinburgh
Creation Date: 1967
Photo Credit:
CDC Organization
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Copyright Restrictions: None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions.