What is another word for midge?

149 synonyms found


[ mˈɪd͡ʒ], [ mˈɪd‍ʒ], [ m_ˈɪ_dʒ]

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The bug known scientifically as Chironomus plumbeus is the primary species of midge found in North America. Midges are generally small, black, and flat with a wingspan of about 1/8 inch. They are mostly nocturnal although some species are active during the day. Midges are able to navigate by sensing the movement of air and water molecules. They commonly feed on fungi and other small insects.

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