Expert Says Giant Mosquitoes Look Scary, But Pose No Additional Threat
Published June 15th, 2013
BRADFORD COUNTY - The recent rainfall that has moved over north central Florida over the last week has certainly been welcome news to the mosquito population.
But it's one very large and very frightening type of mosquito, known as the "Gallinipper", that has panicked most residents who have come into contact with them.
TV20's Trent Kelly traveled to Bradford County on Friday to speak to one mosquito expert who says while their size may be frightening, there is no reason to be alarmed.
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