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EENY-434: Yellow fever mosquito Aedes aegypti (Linnaeus) (Insecta: Diptera: Culicidae)

Figure 2. Reinfestation by the yellow fever mosquito, Aedes aegypti (Linnaeus), in the Americas, as of 2002. Left image shows reduction of range resulting from the eradication programs beginning in the mid-1990s. Right image shows reinfestation resulting from the end of the eradication programs.

Credit: Illustration by: PAHO/WHO 2002