"Simuliidae" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A family of insects in the order DIPTERA, which include black flies, buffalo gnats and simulies. Several species are intermediate hosts (vectors) for the parasitic disease ONCHOCERCIASIS.
- Black Flies
- Black Fly
- Flies, Black
- Fly, Black
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