Komarno, Manitoba, Canada: World's Largest Mosquito

In the self-proclaimed Mosquito Capital of Canada has a big version that pivots on its pillar. Komarno is the Ukrainian word for mosquito.
First St., Komarno, MB, Canada
First street in this small town located off Manitoba Provincial road 229. The statue resides in a small patch of grass behind the Welcome to Komarno sign.
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Mosquito Statue

Located approx. 60km North of Winnipeg, Komarno, Manitoba is home to a large mosquito statue. Komarno is the Ukrainian word for mosquito, and the area is home to some of the largest mosquitoes in North America.

[Bradley Anderson, 04/27/2010]

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