A black fly (sometimes called a buffalo gnat, turkey gnat, or white socks) is any
member of the family Simuliidae of the Culicomorpha infraorder. They are related
Host: Simuliidae is a small family of blood sucking flies commonly known as
black flies or buffalo gnats. Over 100 species are known from North America and
Also known as buffalo gnats because of their humpbacked appearance, black
flies (Simuliidae) are small (up to one-eighth of an inch long) dark flies that ...
A lot of stories out there which get me scared about the buffalo gnat bites, they
are life-threatening and cause nuisance to people and get them so terrified.
Buffalo gnats (also known as black flies) are tiny flies with clear wings. The
females bite both humans and animals, sucking their blood in order to breed and
AsktheExterminator.com: Female buffalo gnats are known for biting humans and
animals in order to suck their blood.
Apr 27, 2016 ... To get rid of black flies, spray pyrethrin-based insect foggers in your yard. Also
known as turkey gnats or buffalo gnats, black flies are commonly ...
May 29, 2013 ... The swarming gnats flitting about are buffalo gnats, also known as black flies.
They're rampant this year, and Missouri Department of ...
May 13, 2014 ... Call them buffalo gnats, black flies, and other unmentionable names, but they
have returned. The small flies, or gnats, are hatched in clean, ...
Every year in May/June the buffalo gnats (turkey gnats, biting gnats or black flies)
hatch and create a nuisance in many parts of the country. Some years, it is ...