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Hungry Female Mosquitoes

Only female mosquitoes bites humans and drinks their blood. Male mosquitoes are much bigger than females, but they are harmless to the humans. Female mosquito uses blood to produce eggs since certain proteins are needed for reproduction. Actually mosquitoes are principally nectar feeders except of course for the females. However, mosquito family Toxorhynchites never drinks blood.

7 thoughts on “Hungry Female Mosquitoes

  1. How the hell am I supposed to tell…which is which. It’s not like I’m gon’ go… “Oh! That’s a Toxorhynchites mosquito breed, don’t kill it or it’s a male mosquito..!” A mosquito is a mosquito…swat it…bug-spray it…terminate it!

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