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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Black_fly

A black fly (sometimes called a Blandford fly, buffalo gnat, turkey gnat, or white socks) is any member of the family Simuliidae of the Culicomorpha infraorder.

entoplp.okstate.edu/ddd/insects/blackflies.htm

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  ...

www.idph.state.il.us/envhealth/pcblackflies_buffalognats.htm

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 ...

www.howtogetridofgnat.com/2014/11/44-buffalo-gnat-bites-facts-uncovered.html

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.

www.mosquitomagnet.com/advice/mosquito-info/biting-insect-library/black-flies

Black Flies - Biting Insect Library. Black flies, also known as “buffalo gnats” or “ turkey gnats” can be quite annoying to people and mammals. What are black flies  ...

homeguides.sfgate.com/insect-repellent-buffalo-gnats-86510.html

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  ...

www.slayallpest.com/insect/gnats/best-ways-how-to-get-rid-of-gnats-and-traps

A research done shows that buffalo gnats are attracted to moving dark objects and this trap uses that factor. To construct ...

www.hunker.com/12495544/how-to-get-rid-of-buffalo-gnats

Mar 19, 2011 ... Buffalo gnats, also called black flies, belong to the Simuliidae family. The flying insects drink the blood of humans and animals. Bites often ...

hyg.ipm.illinois.edu/pastpest/200804h.html

May 9, 2008 ... We have received reports of buffalo gnats, also known as black flies, attacking people and poultry, particularly in central Illinois south to ...