The name “mosquito” is believed to derive from the words “little fly,” but when one bites, it might not feel so small!
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Even though we use one word to describe all of them, there are actually over 3,000 different species of mosquitoes.
Two types of mosquitoes found in Southwest Florida are:
- Freshwater Mosquitoes
- Salt Marsh Mosquitoes
Freshwater mosquitoes require standing water to lay their eggs, and if it doesn’t rain enough to allow for water