Natures wonders: mosquitoes suck your blood (Introduction)

by David Turell @, Monday, June 27, 2016, 14:23 (1151 days ago) @ David Turell

It is a complex system in which six needles are used, blood is anticoagulated and water is removed from blood to concentrate it as a food source for the larvae it will feed:

https://aeon.co/videos/what-makes-mosquitoes-so-good-at-getting-under-our-skin?utm_sour...

This is an irreducibly complex mechanism. It is a saltation by definition. It cannot develop bit by bit.


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