Tag: flying insects

ILLUSTRATION: LEO MICHAEL

Caption This: Turkey time

November 19, 2018 By
You know you have a funny quip for this Leo Michael panel. Why not share it with the industry? Send us an email with your idea to pmpeditor@northcoastmedia.net by Dec. 1, 2018. We’ll print our favorite in the January issue. If we... Read more»
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What are dark-winged fungus gnats?

November 23, 2017 By
Diptera: Sciaridae are also known as root gnats. Read more»
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PHOTO: iStock.com/BarnabyChambers

Flying insect survey: Opportunities take flight

November 13, 2017 By
Check out pest management professionals' responses to this year’s flying insect management survey. Read more»
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Zombie flies: Invasion of the carrion eaters

October 30, 2017 By
Why didn’t these green bottle flies realize they were invading the home of a pest management professional? Read more»
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Photo: Mark Sheperdigian, BCE

Check rooftop HVAC units for flies, beetles

August 15, 2017 By
Are small flying insects coming from seemingly nowhere? Check the roof. Flat roofs are famous for collecting water in low spots, and breeding all manner of flies and beetles. When these insects originate under air intakes for heating, ventilation and... Read more»
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PMP interviews a fruit fly

July 25, 2017 By
No more Mr. Nice Fly: Pest Management Professional magazine interviews a fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster). Read more»
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Q&A: Security systems, phorid flies and a flea infestation

April 7, 2017 By
Q: A commercial customer just installed a new security system with cameras under the eaves of his building. This system also includes high-intensity lights under the eaves. Now he is complaining about the flying insects attracted to the building at... Read more»
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Photo: bugwood.org/Whitney Cranshaw

How to identify flying insects

June 24, 2016 By
To successfully identify flying insects, try a little detective work. Some flying insects come from 10 miles away or more, depending upon how the wind is blowing. Others breed on the exterior of a property, and still others breed indoors... Read more»
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Demand CS

Syngenta Professional Pest Management: Demand CS

December 16, 2013 By
Demand CS insecticide controls flying insects, plus more than 30 other perimeter pests. The formulation’s iCAP technology ensures controlled release of the active ingredient, lambda-cyhalothrin. It also allows Demand CS to withstand harsh environmental conditions, such as surface pH extremes... Read more»
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P+L Systems: Aura

December 28, 2012 By
Stylish and contemporary, the Aura decorative flylight is an ultra-discreet unit designed for front-of-house applications. The unique circular design allows light to attract flying insects from a full 360° around the unit, while the design of the discreetly positioned glueboard... Read more»
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