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45.5 x 30.0 cm ⏐ 17.9 x 11.8 in (300dpi)
J.C TESSIER,PUBLIPHOTO DIFFUSION / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY J.C TESSIER,PUBLIPHOTO DIFFUSION / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Mosquito feeding (Aedes sp.) on human blood. This is a female. It feeds by piercing its victim's skin with its proboscis (centre right) and drawing blood through it. Males do not feed on blood and therefore do not transmit dangerous viruses.
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