Does dragonfly larva eat mosquito larva?


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2012-04-18 00:39:07
2012-04-18 00:39:07

Yes, dragonfly larvae eat many kinds animals, including mosquito larvae, damselfly larvae, and even tadpoles and small fish when they are larger.

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It is swimming and looks like a mosquito larva!

A dragonfly larva eats tadpoles, fish, and other small animals it can find that can fit in its mouth.

They eat mosquito larvae.

dragonfly larvae eats mosquito larvae.

No, dragonfly larvae are not herbivores as they eat other species' larvae or tadpoles.

A dragonfly larvae can eat underwater and an adult dragonfly cannot. The larvae have extendable jaws to catch other larvae.

Dragonfly larvas eat other bugs wich make 'em carnivores

Anything that's hungry enough.

mosquito larva live anywhere in water

Yes, the larva stage of a dragonfly is a consumer; they are also carnivores.

Floating organic matters floating in the water

what do u call the larva stage of a mosquito

A dragonfly larva is a herbivore.

They eat other insects, allready in the early larva stage they're predators.

Wild bettas primarily eat insect larva that floats on the surface of the water, like mosquito larva. If they swim by it and it wriggles, they eat it.

the larva of a dragonfly is called a nymph, It also lives in water, the dragonfly lives over a pond to catch small bugs.

you can mostly find mosquito hawks/eaters eating mosquitos i think that's how they got their name -- The term mosquito hawks can be used to describe the dragonfly or the crane fly. If you are referring to the dragonfly then the answer is yes they eat mosquitos. If you are referring to the crane fly then the answer is no they do not.

Mosquito need to reproduce to survive...larva is one of the steps of this process.

A dragonfly nymph lives underwater, and will eat mosquito larvae, and other aquatic insects.

The larva of a mosquito is called wigglers. Wigglers are the second stage of mosquito life cycle. During the larva stage, the wigglers shed their skin four times.

The adult mosquito lays it's eggs in water. The egg hatches into a larva, and the larva feeds on organisms in the water. Then when the larva matures into a mosquito, the mosquito flies around and feeds on organism's blood.

Mosquito fish are fish that will eat mosquito larva as fast as they can hatch. This is what a female fish looks like: And this is what a male mosquito fish looks like:

The easiest home remedy for killing mosquito larva is to pour out any standing water that has mosquito larva. Another thing you can do is pour bleach into the water.

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