Female mosquitoes feeding on the nostrils of three Australian tree frog species, including Litoria fallax (a–e), Litoria peronii (f) and Litoria aurea (g, h). Credit: Ethology (2023). DOI: 10.1111/eth.13424

Dr. Manuela Carnaghi contributed to an article in Science News about mosquitoes increasingly targeting frog nostrils for their blood meal. Further research in this area will be key for understanding disease transmission in animals.

View the Science News article here: Australian mosquitoes target frog nostrils blood