Vectors of many tropical diseases.
In a temperate climate, they are more a nuisance than as a vector.
About 3000 species of mosquitoes are known of which about 100 species are vectors of human diseases.
Fat people are often more attractive to mosquitoes because they are larger targets and they produce more mosquito attractants, namely CO2 and lactic acid. So also active or fidgety people.
Dark clothing has been shown to attract some species of mosquitoes more than lighter color clothing.
Movement increased mosquito biting up to 50%.
The full moon increased mosquito activity by 500%.
Only female mosquitoes are blood-feeding and therefore bites a man.
Our service against mosquitoes includes residual spraying, fogging and use of repellents. Our chemicals are WHO / Govt.approved. Larvicidal chemicals that are safe to human beings are also used by us.