New Featured Creatures Publication on the Black-Tailed Mosquito by Buckner, Showman, and Connelly

The black-tailed mosquito, Culiseta melanura (Coquillett, 1902), belongs to the family Culicidae. This species of mosquito is considered unusual because it overwinters as larvae while most mosquito species overwinter as either adults or eggs. Culiseta melanura is important… Read More

Invasive Species in the News and K-12 Educational Resources

Invasive Species-How are They Spread?  Although we (humans) are a pathway for possible this introduction.  Here’s a recent popular press scientific article that emphasizes the role of humans in the movement and establishment of invasive, non-native species- http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/48557311/ns/technology_and_science-science/#.UDLcK6llTkc… Read More