Asexual Female Pea Aphid, Acyrthosiphon pisum (image) University of Miami Share Print E-Mail Caption This is an asexual female pea aphid, Acyrthosiphon pisum. When aphids reproduce asexually they are viviparous, giving birth to live young. The red eyes of embryos can be seen through the body wall of this adult female from the laboratory collection of Alex Wilson in the Department of Biology at the University of Miami. Credit Photo credit: Thaddeus McRae, www.thaddeusmcrae.com Usage Restrictions Must be used with credit 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.