The Cator Lab

@ Imperial College London

Mating Flight Add Video

A male Ae. aegypti chases a female in this clip (brought to you by the Cohen Lab!).

Posted by Lauren on August 4, 2010 at 2:51 PM 2401 Views

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Reply Lauren
5:25 PM on May 23, 2012 
Hello Elkyn,
To record the sound we used a particle velocity microphone. The mosquitoes were tethered above the microphone from a strand of hair. This audio was paired with a beautiful video of free-flight created by the Cohen lab at Cornell (
Thanks for your question ,
Reply Elkyn
4:32 PM on May 23, 2012 
is a great recording. I want to know, how did you record the mosquito?, microphone? and did you use a special cabin?