Culex pipiens, a mosquito

Culex pipiens, a mosquito

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Credit: CLAUDE NURIDSANY & MARIE PERENNOU/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Female northern house mosquito, Culex Pipiens, feeding on a human hand. The abdomen is engorged with blood and the long proboscis is clearly visible puncturing the skin. Only the female mosquitoes bite; the males are harmless.

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Keywords: animal, blood, culex pipiens, entomology, house mosquito, insect, insecta, invertebrate, invertebrates, mosquito, nature, northern house mosquito, proboscis, wildlife, zoology

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