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Bannock County Mosquito Abatement District in Pocatello Idaho

Mosquito Life Cycles

Life Cycle of a Mosquito diagram
Life Cycle of a Mosquito
Larval stages are known as instar stages 1-4.
Larval stages are known as instar stages 1-4.

Instar Stages

Larval Stage

Wigglers, which feed on organic material in the water
Wigglers, which feed on organic material in the water

Pupae Stage to Adult Stage

Emerging Adult. Very active stage; also called tumblers. This stage does not feed.
Emerging Adult. Active stage. Also called tumblers. Does not feed.
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