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Northern House Mosquito (Culex pipiens)

Order: Diptera (DIP-ter-a) (Info)
Family: Culicidae
Genus: Culex (KYOO-leks) (Info)
Species: pipiens (PIP-ee-ens) (Info)

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On Oct 24, 2006, bonitin from Gent
Belgium (Zone 8a) wrote:

I know that everyone hates this creature and I'm certainly not an exception ! Even so, I think that if we can put these negative emotions aside one can still discover some strange beauty in it. But the picture is of a male, so it doesn't sting!