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Black fly. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of the head of a black fly (family Simuliidae), showing its large compound eyes (centre left and right), mouthparts (centre) and antennae (top left and right). Black flies are parasitic, blood-sucking insects, closely related to the mosquitos.
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