horn fly

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  • noun

Synonyms for horn fly

small black European fly introduced into North America

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Key words: Population fluctuation, horn fly, Holstein, Brahman, humid tropic.
Four of the 60 stable flies and one pool (2 flies) of the 45 horn fly pools showed a 380-bp fragment.
Horn fly control an cattle by partial herd treatment with fenvalerate-impregnated ear tags.
He conducted control studies on the stable fly and horn fly at the newly opened Kerrville facility.
Cattle can be so tortured by blood-sucking flies, the horn fly in particular, that they eat poorly and their milk production and weight suffer, explains G.