'Wicked Bugs:' From World's Most Painful Hornet To Disease-Carrying Flies07:59
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Scabies Mite (Copyright Briony Morrow-Cri​bbs, from the book "Wicked Bugs," courtesy of Algonquin Books)
Scabies Mite (Copyright Briony Morrow-Cri​bbs, from the book "Wicked Bugs," courtesy of Algonquin Books)

Author Amy Stewart considers the mosquito the most wicked bug of all because of the amount of disease it spreads. Stewart is author of "Wicked Bugs: The Louse that Conquered Napoleon's Army and other Diabolical Insects."

This segment originally aired in 2011.

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This segment aired on August 20, 2012.

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