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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Firefly

The Lampyridae are a family of insects in the beetle order Coleoptera. They are winged beetles, commonly called fireflies or lightning bugs for their .... In the Philippines, thousands of fireflies can be seen all year-round in the town of Donsol ...

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Vernal pools and small depressions that hold water during firefly mating season can all provide the habitat fireflies need. Most firefly species live at the margins ...

www.firefly.org/facts-about-fireflies.html

Fireflies emit light mostly to attract mates, although they also communicate for other ... The larvae usually live for approximately one to two years, from mating ... If the chemicals from fireflies are injected into diseased cells, they can detect ...

www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/invertebrates/group/fireflies

Fireflies love moisture and often live in humid regions of Asia and the Americas. In drier areas, they are found around ... Did You Know? Fireflies are also called ...

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Fireflies generally live in suburban or rural areas; cities are so bright at night they can't see each other's lights to find a mate. The larva do best near water; they ...

www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/14-fun-facts-about-fireflies-142999290

Jun 27, 2012 ... (2) Males that do glow use their flash to attract females. ... Adult fireflies usually live off of nectar and pollen, but some don't feed at all. (7) A few ...

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Jun 25, 2014 ... Scientists can't say for sure why fireflies sync up, but it may be the result ... And then there are the freaky fireflies whose larvae live in the water; ...

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May 26, 2005 ... As a native Californian I've always wanted to see fireflies. ..... We live in the country in Arkansas and we can sit outside and there are tons of ...

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Fireflies live in warm and temperate regions, preferring humid areas because they thrive in moist conditions. That's not to say they shun dry climates,but if there's ...