Tsetse Fly

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Tsetse Fly:




Tsetse Fly

Tsetse Fly


 Scientific name: Glossina
  Length : 0.2-0.6 inch 
Commonly found: Africa 

tsetse fly facts


Tsetse fly is also known the tik-tik fly the glossina is a blood sucking fly that occur only in Africa and transmit sleeping sickness in humans and a similar disease called nagana in domestic animals  "Tsetse flies" can be distinguished by a forward projecting piercing proboscis on the head that is capable of puncturing skin  Tsetse fly feed on the blood of humans and animals
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