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Is this a mosquito? 

If answers to all of the following questions are Yes then the insect is a Mosquito. If at least one answer is a No, then the insect is not a mosquito. 

1. Does it have a long, needle-like mouthpart? (picture below) This part is called the proboscis that mosquitoes use to suck blood. 

2. Does it have a pair of wings? One on each side.


3. Do the wings have scales? Yes.

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