Tips to do useful photos in science and management
Focus on the head and the thorax of the mosquito
The tiger mosquito and the yellow fever are differentiated by its drawing in the thorax. The tiger mosquito has a single white stripe, while the yellow fever mosquito has a lyre-shaped drawing. When sending observations with the app make mainly visible the thorax and, if you can, also the abdomen and the legs.
Hold the mosquito from the legs
Make visible the thorax and if possible also the abdomen and legs
Localize possible breeding sites
Tell us if you see stagnant water at the public road like water drains, ornamental fountains and public drinking fountains.
Show the breeding site and its characteristics with a general view
Add photos of the water or larvae
Learn how to catch mosquitoes
Follow the steps and get the best photos of mosquitos