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EENY 349: Biting midges, no-see-ums Culicoides spp. (Insecta: Diptera: Ceratopogonidae)

Figure 1. Culicoides furens shown next to a U.S. dime and pencil point to demonstrate the relative size of this adult biting midge species.

Credit: Roxanne Connelly, Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, University of Florida.