Encyclopedia of Parasitology

2016 Edition
| Editors: Heinz Mehlhorn

Swarming

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-43978-4_3057

Males of several  mosquitoes form swarms in the evening twilight and this attracts females in order to mate.

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