The woods are unpleasant, thanks to black and deer flies
The list goes on and on, including vampire finches, hood mocking birds, horseflies, deer flies
, vampire moths, bed bugs, mites, lice, leeches, lampreys, torpedo snails, a small, transparent catfish in the Amazon River called a candiru, and more.
The family Tabanidae includes horse flies, deer flies
, and yellow flies, which are considered significant pests of livestock in the United States (Hansens 1979; Goodwin et al.
Black flies, turkey gnats, buffalo gnats, deer flies
and horse flies are well-known members of this group.
attacked Matika and me whenever we took a water break.
Recently, more than 20 people braved 90-degree heat and hordes of mosquitoes and deer flies
to accompany Cohen on a two-hour trek through the fields and woods of Sibley Farm in Spencer.
Left uncontrolled, swarms of deer flies
and horseflies can madden horses and cows.
All biting flies (horse flies, deer flies
, stable flies, black flies, mosquitoes, etc.
Humans become infected through contact with infected animal tissues, ingestion of contaminated food or water, inhalation of contaminated aerosols, and bites of arthropods, especially ticks and deer flies
With mosquitoes and deer flies
buzzing around my head, I looked at my watch--1:40 p.
Not only are these woods-edge food sources palatable and highly preferred, but deer also enjoy them because edges offer relief from swarming deer flies
and other insects.
It was truly one of the greatest times I ever had, despite the mosquitoes, the deer flies
and the chiggers,'' he said.