Aedes aegypti (image) University of Arizona Share Print E-Mail Caption Recognized by white markings on the legs, a mosquito of the species Aedes aegypti feeds on human blood. Credit CDC/James Gathany Usage Restrictions Usage only permitted in conjunction with posting/reporting this news release. Credit must be stated as indicated above. 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.