ID#: 27575
This photograph depicts a grouping of Anopheles quadrimaculatus mosquito eggs. Adult, female mosquitoes lay eggs one at a time, directly atop the water. The eggs have floats on either side, and float on the water’s surface. Adult, female mosquitoes lay 50–200 eggs at a time. Eggs do not survive if they dry out.
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Content Provider(s): CDC/ Amy E. Lockwood, MS
Creation Date: 2022
Photo Credit: Lauren Bishop
CDC Organization
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Copyright Restrictions: None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions.