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Plecia nearctica


These mayflies typically swarm twice a year in florida and elsewhere. Their bodies are acidic and can eat away at certain surfaces.


Splattered all over your car.


There is an urban myth that the University of Florida created them by manipulating DNA to control mosquito populations

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Plant City, Florida, USA

Spotted on Sep 14, 2012
Submitted on Sep 14, 2012

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