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Synonyms for blackfly

blackish aphid that infests e

small blackish stout-bodied biting fly having aquatic larvae

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Citrus blackfly attack can reduce fructification by up to 80% (Barbosa et al., 2004).
In the blackfly's case it gets worse, because without appropriate control measures the pest along with the sooty mould (Capnodium Citri Berk & Desm.) fungus can cause severe losses to the citriculture, reducing yield in about 80%.
The study also determined the relationship of different biotic and abiotic parameters with blackfly species density to obtain information about their environmental preferences at micro level.
Nasturtiums are a clever way to get rid of blackfly they are attracted to them, so when you dig them up and the blackfly go with them.
Q I have greenfly and blackfly on my roses and spray them regularly but they keep coming back.
When a blackfly bites, a juvenile form of the parasite enters the body.
Most Trailblazing Animation that Dermands to Be Seen Again (and Again): Flux, the sublime NFB-pro-duced seven-minute-and-40-second ode to the life cycle, brought to us by Chris Hinton, the animation genius behind such oddities as Blackfly and Watching TV.
Salter's programming slate consists of the satire This Hour Has 22 Minutes, sci-fi series Lexx, Made in Canada, The Awful Truth with Michael Moore, Blackfly and Emily of New Moon.
Ron James plays Blackfly, some manner of small trader at an obscure trading post/fort with a c1760s setting, although there are references to the Revolutionary War.
Perhaps the researchers could confirm or refute the old saying "swat a mosquito (or blackfly), and 100 will come to the funeral." My father used to say he was quoting his father.
Three new Canuck series are set to fill the Canadian content gap: "The Agency," exec-produced by David Steinberg ("Mad About You," "Seinfeld"), a half-hour series that follows the day-to-day mayhem of a Vancouver music talent agency, in which real stars are to make regular cameos; "Blackfly," a comic half-hour series satirizing Canada's social and political history, created by and starring Canadian comedian Ron James; and a one-hour police drama entitled "Blue Murder," which follows a team of Toronto's finest.
Mosquito and blackfly sampling was carried out from 25 June to 8 August 1992 and 1993 in an area of approximately 1.5 km2 close to the base camp (Lake de Caen, 58[degrees]19'N and 65[degrees]41'W).