posted by HenryM
Nov 12, 2020 - Nov 16, 2020
Who doesn’t hate flies? Useless,
disease-carrying insects, it is hard to think of a
worst pest than the common housefly (Musca
domestica). In the summer, when we are opening our
doors and windows and coming and going more than
in the wintertime, houseflies come into their own.
Flies, of the order diptera, have been around
since the Cenozoic era, some 65 million years ago.
They begin reproducing within just 36 hours of
emerging from the pupa, which kind of redefines
prepubescent sex. Fly copulation takes between a
few seconds to a cou...
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