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How big is an adult mosquito?

I googled it and couldn't find it. DH says they're really small, and I said they are half an inch to an inch big. We seen a few of them in our kitchen, and he said they were actually a type of flies, and I said they were mosquitos. They look like mosquitos, and I've never heard anyone else say they weren't mosquitos.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 5:21 PM on Apr. 29, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • OP again. When I said a half inch to an inch, I meant wings and all. Not just their bodies.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:21 PM on Apr. 29, 2009

  • I found one called a Crane fly, also known as a mosquito hawk. So is itt a mosquito or a fly?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:24 PM on Apr. 29, 2009

  • answer would vary from species to species as some can look like thin spiders with wings, then there are some small like ...a gnat.....annoying lil sour fly
    mstropics

    Answer by mstropics at 5:32 PM on Apr. 29, 2009

  • May flies look like large mosquitos and they don't bite, they are just a pain in the butt...
    MrsLeftlane

    Answer by MrsLeftlane at 5:33 PM on Apr. 29, 2009

  • I know what you are talking about and they are not mosquitos -.- I don't know the name for them.
    SandraB383

    Answer by SandraB383 at 5:38 PM on Apr. 29, 2009

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