RE: NANFA-L-- What the ______ are these

Hoover, Jan J ERDC-EL-MS (
Sun, 29 Jan 2006 15:32:16 -0600

Patrick -

They are rat-tailed maggots (Diptera: Syrphidae).

- Jan Hoover
Vicksburg, MS

-----Original Message-----
From: [] On Behalf Of
Patrick Rose
Sent: Sunday, January 29, 2006 3:22 PM
Subject: NANFA-L-- What the ______ are these

I have never seen anything like this before. My thoughts are that they are
some sorta leeches but I really dont know.
I found them while I was cleaning out my daphina pool today. Needless to say
there has been a decline in my daphina. I dont think these guys had anything
to do with it but again I dont know.

Anyone know, or has anyone seen them before.
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