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Aedes aegypti mosquito. Computer illustration of a female Aedes aegypti mosquito biting a human. This species of mosquito is found throughout tropical Africa and parts of South America. The female feeds on human blood and is a vector for the transmission of yellow fever, Chikungunya, Dengue fever and zika viruses to humans. However, the male is harmless, feeding only on nectar.
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