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According to Virginia's Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS), crane flies do not bite. In fact, the Galveston County Master Gardener Association indicates that adult crane flies typically do not eat anything during the f... More »

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Crane flies are not venomous, and their bodies are not toxic. Many species do not eat as adults and lack mouth parts capable of piercing skin. The larvae can be agricultural pests, but the adults are harmless. More »

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The Ruppell's vulture, the highest-flying bird, can fly as high as 37,000 feet. The common crane and bar-headed goose have been observed flying over the Himalayas at heights of 33,000 feet and 29,000 feet, respectively. More »

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Crane flies are not venomous, and their bodies are not toxic. Many species do not eat as adults and lack mouth parts capable of piercing skin. The larvae can be agricultural pests, but the adults are harmless. More »

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Common household fruit flies of the species typically found in kitchens and around ripening fruits do not bite. These insects, sometimes called vinegar flies, are attracted to fruit because of the vinegar released as a b... More »

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House flies breed and multiply anywhere they have access to waste products. General locations are garbage disposals and trash receptacles, but they also breed in potted plants and vases of fresh-water flowers. These envi... More »

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Maggots come from the eggs of flies. They are the larval stage of flies. Maggots transform into pupae, which later molt into fully formed adult flies. More »

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