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Tsetse flies

tsetse flies

Bloodsucking flies of the genus glossina, found primarily in equatorial africa. Several species are intermediate hosts of trypanosomes.


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The Fiber Disease

... 2002 Sep 03. Genome sequence of the endocellular obligate symbiont of tsetse flies, Wigglesworthia glossinidia; Akman L et al.; Many insects that rely on a single food ...

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by tamtam
Sun Nov 26, 2006 3:37 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... 2002 Sep 03. Genome sequence of the endocellular obligate symbiont of tsetse flies, Wigglesworthia glossinidia; Akman L et al.; Many insects that rely on a single food ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Fri Nov 24, 2006 3:33 am
 
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Re: Zebra Stripes

... camouflage," night camouflage, camouflage against the Tsetse fly, heat exchange, herd identification. Or, perhaps, all of these ... zebras spread all over Africa. 4) It is a scientific fact, that tsetse-flies are day-active, recognize prey visually and - they can't see Zebras. ...

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by Uwe
Mon Sep 04, 2006 12:29 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Zebra Stripes
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Zebra Stripes

... single-colored region that is favored by biting insects such as the tsetse fly. These flies prefer large, dark, moving animals :idea: :idea: :idea:

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by kiekyon
Thu Apr 27, 2006 1:21 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Zebra Stripes
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