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Mosquitoes: How a few nasty species gave the entire family a bad name
Sun, 23 October 2016, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM EDT
Mosquitoes have an important role to play in the ecosystem but this is usually overshadowed by the attention given to nuisance biters and disease vectors. Dr. Fiona F. Hunter from the Department of Biological Sciences at Brock University will explore the beauty and behaviours of both “good” and “bad” species, with an emphasis on West Nile and Zika virus transmission.