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Gymnoclytia sp. A Tachinid fly. These parasitic flies lay their eggs most often on the larvae of another insect, very often caterpillars, which dooms the host. The adults feed on nectar.
I actually have not heard these buzz at all. Those who know me are aware that a mosquito almost killed me and I hate them. Well, that changed when I met this one. They only eat nectar and the youths … Continue reading
but then he just sat there since there wasn’t a flea with whom to fly. Funny…I’ve never quite understood that as fleas don’t fly. Of course, let’s jump said the fly wouldn’t carry the same cachet.
There is beauty in form and function. Then there is beauty as seen by the human eye. We tend to think of beauty as an aesthetic which is something basically common to just us. Whatever appreciation there is in the … Continue reading