What Do Mosquito Hawks Eat?

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Mosquito hawks generally eat nectar from plants and can go notably long periods of time without eating. The name implies that they eat mosquitoes, but this is very rarely the case. Mosquito hawk is a regional name for what is also called a crane fly, daddy longlegs, gallinipper, and several other names.
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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.
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Mosquito hawks, AKA Dragonflies, eat a variety of insects (including mosquitoes) that
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1. Look closely at a dragonfly. Note that the wingspan of a dragonfly is about 70 mm, and they rest holding their wings out from their bodies, unlike most other insects. They have
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There are a few plants that can eat insects, such as the venus fly trap and sundew plant. None of them are good for mosquito control, and some will make the problem worse. 1) Carnivorous
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