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Do you know: Mosquitoes

Lahondère Lab • Vinauger Lab

Do you know: Mosquitoes
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When you think of mosquitoes, you probably think of that annoying buzzing in your ear or the itchy bite marks they leave behind. But did you know the pitch of their buzzing matters? Or that they feed on flowers as well as blood? Have you ever wondered why mosquitoes like some people more than others? In the Lahondère and Vinauger labs, we study mosquito behavior, and we think there’s more to mosquitoes than meets the eye. Come learn weird fun facts about mosquitoes with us!

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