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Horse fly

Tabaninae

Description:

Tabanid species that habitually attack humans and livestock are widely regarded as pests because of the bites that females of most species inflict, and the diseases and parasites that some species transmit. The various species of Tabanidae range from medium-sized to very large in size. Thisi was quite a large one.

Habitat:

Mason Farm Biological Reserve

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Maria dB
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Maria dB

Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA

Spotted on Sep 21, 2012
Submitted on Oct 15, 2012

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