McCarthy Pest Control

Mosquito Facts

Did you know?

  • The AEDES AEGYPTI is the mosquito of most concern in South Florida as the main transmitter of ZIKA, DENGUE FEVER and CHICKUNGUNYA viruses. 
  • Only female mosquito's bite humans and animals.
  • Mosquito bites among animals and pets are the leading cause of parasite transmissions i.e. heart worm.
  • Mosquito's breed in standing water i.e. buckets, planters, unkempt pools.