Image of the Day: Horsefly Claw

Above a delicate tarsal pad, the menacing tarsal claws and fine, hooked hairs allow the horsefly (Tabanus sulcifrons) to grip and hold onto animal fur.

By | January 23, 2013

Valerie A. Tornini, Duke University

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