This 2006 photograph depicted a female Aedes aegypti mosquito while she was in the process of acquiring a blood meal from her human host. The mosquito is a primary transmitter of the Zika virus.
This 2006 photograph depicted a female Aedes aegypti mosquito while she was in the process of acquiring a blood meal from her human host. The mosquito is a primary transmitter of the Zika virus. Photographer: James Gathany Raleigh
This 2006 photograph depicted a female Aedes aegypti mosquito while she was in the process of acquiring a blood meal from her human host. The mosquito is a primary transmitter of the Zika virus. Photographer: James Gathany Raleigh

With springtime, skeeters come to the Triangle. And maybe Zika

April 17, 2016 1:38 PM