Shoo, Fly, Don’t Bother Me

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A previously unnamed species of horse fly, which is said to have an exquisite golden lower abdomen, has very recently been christened with the name Scaptia (Plinthina) beyoncae by Bryan Lessard, he of the Australian National Insect Collection. If the latin word "beyoncae" has a certain ring to it like you've heard it before, you have. "It was the ... See the Rest