Christian Mba
Sep 16, 2022 By Christian Mba
Originally Published on Mar 29, 2021

Mosquitoes are quite annoying, considering the diseases and sickness that they spread and the fact that they bite and leave itchy skin. However, it is interesting to know more about these parasites, so this free printable mosquito coloring pages is an ideal choice.

Mosquitoes belong to the flies group and are present everywhere in the world. It is a dangerous pest as it spreads various diseases, such as yellow fever, malaria, dengue, and other serious diseases, through its bite.

A mosquito possesses a soft body, narrow wings, two antennas, six long legs, and a hard covering called an exo-skeleton. A female mosquito has a mouthpart called a proboscis that is a long tube to pierce and suck the blood from organisms. Getting rid of mosquitoes is difficult.

Mosquitoes need water at the larval stage, without which it will die. To destroy adult mosquitoes, insecticides, or mosquito killers is the best method.

Did you know? Only female mosquitoes bite to feed on your blood as it provides various nutrients and proteins, which are essential for the development of her eggs.

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