Mosquito IdentificationAdult has black and white markings. Larval rest 45 degree from the surface of the water. Egg is black in colour and shape like a rugby ball.
DescriptionThe bites from an Aedes mosquito peak at the change of light intensity (after sunrise and before sunset). Container breeder especially man-made containers with clean water. Prefer darker colours like black and red. Can fly short distance (50 – 100m). Egg to adult stage takes 6 – 8 days. Complete metamorphosis – egg, larval, pupa and adult.