- A cosmopolitan insect.
- Associated with a man and his activities.
- A notable pest in poultry cattle shed etc.,
- Mechanical carrier of the disease causing pathogens.
- Exist in all climate from tropical to temperate.
- Water is an essential component in their food; deprived of water they don’t live beyond 48 hours.
- Fresh dung is preferred for egg-laying.
- Common sources of food are milk, sugar, syrup, meat, broth, etc.
A prolific household pests requiring attention for eliminating contamination problems. We help both in avoiding the flies and controlling them using baits and traps.