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Toxorhynchites rutilus mosquito larva feeding

Toxorhynchites rutilus mosquito larva feeding

Larval Toxorhynchites rutilusmosquitoes voraciously hunt and gorge on the larvae of other mosquitoes sharing the same water. Here, a Tx. rutilusconsumes a Culex sp. larva. (Image originally published in Schiller et al 2019, Journal of Insect Science)

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