Psychodidae

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Noun1.Psychodidae - very small two-winged flies with hairy wings that develop in moss and damp vegetable matter: sand flies
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Nematocera, suborder Nematocera - mosquitoes; fungus gnats; crane flies; gnats; sand flies
psychodid - a fly of the family Psychodidae
genus Phlebotomus, Phlebotomus - small bloodsucking sand flies that resemble moths
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They are listed as carpenter ants, domestic flies (house fly, flesh fly, blow fly, moth fly, phorid fly, fruit fly, etc), biting flies (midges, eye gnats, horse fly, deer fly, black fly, stable fly), mosquitoes (Aedes, Anopheles, Culex, etc), rats and mice, cockroaches (American, Oriental, German and brown banded), bed bugs, ticks and mites, rat fleas and other organisms.
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