Weird Wingless Flies: Why It Was Smart for Flies to Ditch Flight

A tiny flightless fly on a bee
  • Monday September 14, 2020
  • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Dr. Samuel Ramsey
  • Audience: Teenagers and Adults

Being a flying fly is clearly the only way to be right? Wrong! Some flies have ditched what seems like such a clear advantage for a totally different, and totally fascinating alternative life cycle. The Sheep Keds, Bat Flies, and Bee Lice have their own little world and today Dr. Samuel Ramsey will be your tour guide as we venture through it!