Mosquito wings reveal less affluent neighborhoods in Baltimore, MD are home to bigger mosquitoes. This is bad news because larger mosquitoes are often better at transmitting diseases to people. @BESlter @slladeau Grace Katz, Paul Leisnham, J Med Entomol
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This research was supported by funding from the NSF Long-term Ecological Research (LTER) Program. This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant Nos. DEB-1637661 and DEB-1855277. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.