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A mosquito fish mainly feeds on mosquito larvae in the wild but in captivity a mosquito fish eats it's fry or leaves off of plants

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Do mosquito fish eat duckweed?

Yes, mosquito fish eat duck weed

What is role of a mosquito fish in an aquatic ecosystem?

The role of a mosquito fish is to eat mosquito's.

Do fish eat mosquito larvae?

Fish do feed on mosquito larvae.

What do mosquito fish look like?

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:

What animal specie does a mosquito fish eat?

Mosquito larvae

Can a fish eat a mosquito?

Yes it can

Do mosquito fish eat algae?

Mosquito fish are opportunistic omnivores; so if the opportunity to eat algae came along, they would likely eat algae.

What does the mosquito fish eat?

No. A mosquito drinks blood from humans and animals ONLY.

Do mosquito fish eat earthworms?

no they love earthworms

Is a mosquito a consu.?

A mosquito fish is a consumer. It is consumer because it eats elodea or other plants. Mosquito fish are herbivores. Meaning they only eat plants.

Do small wild fish eat dead incects?

no. only mosquito fish do.

What does a dragonfly nymph eat?

They eat mosquito larvae.

Is a mosquito fish a decomposer?

No, decomposers break down bacteria and waste such as mushrooms. Mosquito fish are consumers because they eat producers.

What do mosquito fish eat besides mosquitoes?

They can eat duckweed, elodea or algae.

What do baby mosquito fish eat?

Elodea (Elo-dea)

How do you get rid of Mosquito larvae in fish pond?

Most fish will gladly to eat the larvae.

What kind of plants does the mosquito fish eat?

Algae, if that counts as a plant.

Can a mosquito fish eat fish flakes?

yes,they will eat anything. they are like pirhance.we dont feed ours.we just let them

Can you feed mosquito fish tetra fish flakes?

yes, most fish that eat fish flakes eat any type i have over 10 types of fish in a tank and they all eat tetra flakes

Why is the mosquito important to the survival of the grizzly bear?

fish eat misquito larva

How do you get your betta fish to eat?

By putting live mosquito lavae in the water with it. Or bloodworms.

How can you check the growth of mosquitos?

Do let water sit around. A teacup of water is enough for a mosquito to breed in. If you have a pond you can get fish called mosquito fish that will eat the larva.

How does guppy fish save us from malaria?

Guppies eat mosquito larve, therefore lessening the mosquito population (Which carries Malaria)

What does snakehead fish eat?

It eats mainly live foods.such as worms,crustaceans,mosquito larva,small fish.

Can frogs and mosquito fish coexist in a pond?

generally no as the mosquito fish eat the eggs/ tadpoles of the frogs and this dicourages the frogs, however there are a few species that seem to be immune to these pests.