Encyclopedia of Parasitology

2016 Edition
| Editors: Heinz Mehlhorn

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Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-43978-4_2865

Some overwintering female  mosquitoes ( Culicidae) interrupt their rest and suck blood, but do not produce eggs.

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