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Black Flies (Diptera: Simuliidae) of Java, Indonesia (Bishop Museum Bulletins in Entomology)

H. Takaoka

Black Flies (Diptera: Simuliidae) of Java, Indonesia (Bishop Museum Bulletins in Entomology)

by H. Takaoka

  • 74 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Bishop Museum Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Myth & legend told as fiction,
  • Folklore & Mythology,
  • Sociology,
  • Science/Mathematics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages81
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11476245M
    ISBN 100930897927
    ISBN 109780930897925

      Black flies drink blood and spread disease such as river blindness -- creating misery with their presence. A new study, however, demonstrates that the pesky insects can be useful.   He previously illustrated Robert Munsch's picture books Blackflies, Bear for Breakfast / Makwa kidji kijebià wìsinyàn as well asThe Ocean Goes on Forever, which appears in the anthologyMunsch Mania. He is thrilled to be able to join forces with Robert Munsch to bring stories about today's Indigenous kids to a broad audience/5(21).

    Novelist Shannon Burke earned stunning reviews for his debut book, Safelight, and now he returns with the same minimalist intensity in this arresting follow-up. Black Flies is the story of paramedic Ollie Cross and his first year on the job in mid-'90s New York.5/5(5). The group of true flies includes: house flies, deer flies, horse flies, black flies and many other species. The scientific name that the insect family of all black flies share is Simuliidae. However this insect has many common names such as: black fly, blackfly, buffalo gnat, and reed smut.

      The black flies? RI has "May" flies or gnats that will drive you nuts in the spring especially at twilight. If you live in the country or a heavily treed area anywhere, you will get "something", and if you live near the seashore, you will have other "somethings" like horseflies which are really painful when they bite, and sand fleas. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Black Flies in the Backyard with Snowshoes by Kevin Carroll (, Paperback) at the best .


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