The mosquito has a long, piercing proboscis. It has long legs and smaller wings. Introduction Mosquitoes belong to the same order as the true flies (Diptera) and as such they possess a single pair of wings. They have long, thin legs and a head featuring ...

First found in Texas in 1985 this mosquito has rapidly spread all throughout the eastern United States. This mosquito is easily recognized by its bold black shiny scales and distinct silver white scales on the its palpus and tarsi. It’s back is black with a ...

This mosquito is commonly known as the southern house mosquito. It is found in tropical temperate regions of the U.S. This mosquito is a small mosquito ranging in size from 3-4 mm in length. It is all brown with the proboscis, thorax, wings, and tarsi ...