Images of Aedes aegypti adult mosquitoes

The Digestive System

 This outline of a mosquito is adapted, with permission, from The Common Insects of North America by Lester A. Swan and Charles S. Papp; Harper & Row, New York, 1972, p. 593.
Proboscis | Salivary gland | Crop | Midgut | Hindgut
The Mosquito Atlas | Digestive System

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The Mosquito Atlas at The University of Arizona
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Last update October 1, 2002. Mail to: willott@u.arizona.edu