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Malaria yellow fever and encephalitis are transmitted by the male mosquito?

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Dr. David Schleimer
Dentistry - Orthodontics
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In brief: Female

My university days are near 40 years past but i remember at that time the disease vectors of which you speak are from the adult female of the species who require blood for their life cycle.

In brief: Female

My university days are near 40 years past but i remember at that time the disease vectors of which you speak are from the adult female of the species who require blood for their life cycle.
Dr. David Schleimer
Dr. David Schleimer
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In brief: No, female.

Only female mosquitoes feed on blood; they need it to lay eggs.

In brief: No, female.

Only female mosquitoes feed on blood; they need it to lay eggs.
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
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