The Mosquito Plays an Important Roll in the Aquatic Food Chain


The mosquito is a food source for many fish.

Bass, Pike, Trout, Perch are a few of the many fish that feed on mosquito larva

Take away the mosquito and these will be impacted

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Mosquito Fish

What do Mosquitoes eat?

Mosquito larva eat: Algae, bacteria , organic matter while adults eat plant nectar.

Who eats mosquitoes?

Frogs, tadpoles and minnows, bats, small birds,cranes and many night organisms like owls. Some bat species can eat 1,000 mosquitoes a night!

How many mosquitoes could you eat?


Important Pollinators
Importance to ecological diversity
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