Mosquito on Orchid (IMAGE) Virginia Tech Caption A mosquito on the Platanthera orchid. Note the two yellow pollen masses that are stuck on its head. Photo courtesy of Chloé Lahondère for Virginia Tech. Credit Virginia Tech Usage Restrictions Credit Virginia Tech License Licensed content 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.