Centro De Investigaciones Biologicas del Noroeste: Mangroves
Conservation of arid mangrove ecosystems in Baja California Sur, Mexico

Amazing facts about mangrove trees:
Mosquitos!

Bacteria.
 

Insects are (to us humans) the plague of every tropical ecosystem. Mangroves have their own share of vicious blood-sucking mosquitoes. A good repellent can do marvels. Here we have Dr. Xie Xhi-Ping from Switzerland in the moment when she caught one of the little devils trying to use her as a free lunch.
 


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Comments on page content: Dr. Yoav Bashan
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Version: February 2005