cameroni are both cosmopolitan species with wide host ranges that are best known for attacking house flies
and stable flies in a variety of animal production systems (Machtinger & Geden 2017).
Susceptibility of field collected house flies
to spinosad before and after a season of use.
In laboratory tests, scientists used SGHV-infected house flies
collected from livestock farms in Denmark and a strain of Florida house fly--"Orlando normal"--reared at CMAVE.
Evaluation of commercial and field-expedient baited traps for house flies
, Musca domestica L.
Mortality was recorded at 15 minutes, 30 minutes, 1 hour, 2 hours, 3 hours, 6 hours, 12 hours and 24 hours, respectively for the cockroaches and at 15 minutes, 30 minutes, 1 hour and 2 hours, respectively for the house flies
Laboratory bioassays: Cone bioassays were performed every month on wild caught fully fed adult female vector mosquitoes and house flies
following WHO standard bioassay procedure (15) to assess the efficacy and persistence of insecticide incorporated plastic sheeting on prevailing mosquito vectors.
Adults and 5th or 6th instar nymphs can tackle much larger prey, such as house flies
, small bees and moths.
They also have a peak wavelength between 350-360nm, which research has shown to be the optimal wave-length for attracting house flies
Each plant part controls different pests such as aphids, caterpillars, green bugs, fruit flies, leaf minors, red spiders, ants, slugs, house flies
, mites, white flies, bacteria, scab, bowl-worm, thrips, anthracnose, hoppers, scales, termites, thrips, mosaic virus, powdery mildew, etc.
have been used most often because of their short life cycle, high reproductive rate and ease of culture.
It is said a single pair of house flies
safe from predators or disease could, in one year, give rise to enough descendants to make a ball of maggots bigger than the Earth itself.
Cluster flies in themselves are less likely than house flies
to spread harmful diseases but they can still spread germs and can be a nuisance for householders.