Sierra College Department of Biological Sciences

Sierra College Biological Sciences'
Microscopic Slide Collection and Associated Images


Culex pipiens (w.m.)


Photomicrograph of Culex pipiens, a mosquito (female, whole mount). Magnification: 10x.

A photomicrograph of a prepared slide showing the mosquito Culex pipiens (female, whole mount) magnified 10x. The mosquito is an insect with six slender, jointed legs (extending downward toward the right), one pair of semi-transparent wings (folded back and downward) and one pair of large compound eyes (dark ovals toward left edge).


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