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Types of Mosquitoes

By December 13, 2019Uncategorized

Here at DynaTrap, our products are focused on many different mosquito traps that minimize the number of pests around/in your home. Here are the basic types of mosquitoes that might be flying around your home and some of their characteristics.

Aedes Mosquitoes
  • Primarily feed at dusk and dawn
  • Opportunistic feeders – no preference on humans or animals
  • Transmit diseases such as Zika, Dengue, Chikungunya, & Yellow Fever
Culex Mosquitoes
  • Bred during warm months & hibernate during winter
  • Painful & persistent biters
  • Females need blood in order to develop their eggs. Blood can be from animals or humans.
  • Main carriers of the West Nile Virus
Anopheles Mosquitoes
  • Breed during the warmer months
  • Females usually live about 2 weeks
  • Active at dusk & dawn
  • Carriers of parasites that cause malaria