Invasion of the Bloodsuckers: Bedbugs and Beyond

Spot the Bloodsuckers Video Game


Would you know a bloodsucker – bedbug, flea, louse, mosquito or tick - if it walked up and bit you? Imposters can fool you! Learn to tell the difference between a blood feeder and a common household pest in this exciting video game identification challenge.




Evolution of Blood-feeding Mouthparts


This animation illustrates how primitive chewing mouthparts evolved into piercing-sucking mouthparts in blood feeders such as the mosquito, flea and bedbug.