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Scientific Name: Psorophora Mathesoni

Adults of Psorophora mathesoni are small to medium sized and very colorful. The legs are mostly purple. The female readily bite humans and can be a nuisance if abundant especially in late afternoon in shaded areas along streams and dense woods. Not known to be important in transmission of any human pathrgens.

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