Sarah Albee: Shoo Fly
From: Sarah Albee
July 05, 2012 at 05:31AM
The 18th century scientist Carolus Linnaeus said that three flies could consume the carcass of a horse as quickly as a lion. As three female bluebottles can lay about 900 eggs, this is theoretically possible.
source: Waldbauer, Insights from Insects, page 254 Enter