Cnephia

Cnephia

small black flies which cause intense livestock worry. Called also black fly. Includes Cnephia pecuarum.
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vulgaris near a lake in Sweden where simuliid black flies were abundant, dipterans represented 85% of the 915 captured arthropods; among these, Cnephia eremites and Cnephia pallipes accounted for >97% of the total number of blackflies (Adler and Malmqvist, 2004).