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Related to Haematobia: Haematobia irritans, Haematobia exigua
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Noun1.Haematobia - European genus of bloodsucking fliesHaematobia - European genus of bloodsucking flies
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Diptera, order Diptera - a large order of insects having a single pair of wings and sucking or piercing mouths; includes true flies and mosquitoes and gnats and crane flies
Haematobia irritans, horn fly - small black European fly introduced into North America; sucks blood from cattle especially at the base of the horn
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Evaluation of phloxine B as a photoinsecticide on immature stages of the horn fly, Haematobia irritans (L.
bituberculatus Nitzsch) (Haematopinidae) from Haematobia irritans exigua de Meijere (as Lyperosia) in the Philippines; Allingham (1987): Haematopinus eurysternus (Nitzsch) (Haematopinidae) from Haematobia irritans exigua (de Meijere), at Popham Bay, Northern Territory, Australia; Bedford (1929: 502): Linognathus vituli (L.