dung fly


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dung fly

n
(Animals) any of various muscid flies of the subfamily Cordilurinae, such as the predatory yellow dung fly (Scatophaga stercoraria), that frequents cowpats to feed and lay its eggs
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They really were expected to do well on the lake section but unfortunately for them and fortunately for the other teams the cow dung fly just failed to materialise.
Lethal and sublethal toxic effects of a test chemical (Ivermectin) on the yellow dung fly (Scathophaga stercoraria) based on a standardized international ring test.
Evenings have seen the best of the sport with fish rising along the margins to small black buzzers and dung fly.