Aedes aegypti Adult (image) Wellcome Trust Share Print E-Mail Caption This picture shows an adult female Ae. aegypti mosquito biting. Researchers have shown that infecting the Aedes aegypti mosquito with the wMelPop strain of Wolbachia parasite inhibits transmission of the filarial nematode. Credit Wellcome Images Usage Restrictions This image may be used to accompany articles relating to the above story only. For hi-res images, please email email@example.com. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.