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Worst Places To Get A Mosquito Bite, Ranked

Mosquito bite on a foot
A photo of a mosquito bite on the top of a foot, the second worst place to get a mosquito bite.
Photo courtesy of Laura Wagner

It’s mosquito time, and the little fuckers are ready to feast. Here are the worst places to get a ‘squito bite, ranked from absolute worst to less worse:

  1. The slightly wrinkled skin on the back of the ankle just above the heel
  2. Top of the foot
  3. Toe
  4. Back of knee
  5. Ankle bone
  6. Bottom of foot
  7. Ear
  8. Elbow
  9. Front of knee
  10. Crease between upper and lower arm
  11. Knuckle
  12. Wrist
  13. Shoulder blade
  14. Calf
  15. Butt cheek
  16. Face
  17. Torso
  18. Shin
  19. Lower arm
  20. Upper arm