Asian tiger mosquito

name and alias

Scientific name: Aedes albopictus

Common Name: Asian tiger mosquito

Physical Description

Adult aedas albopictus are easily recognized by the bold black shiny scales and distinct silver white scales on the palpus and torsi .


in 1894, U.S.A in shipment of used tires from northern asia

method of transportation

in shipment from use tires

last seen

the eastern states


it carrys disease but i didnt spread any disease to the human in U.S.A


they tryed stuff like mosquito nets and bug spray and standing water but nothing seems to work.
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