Did anyone know....

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Poulets De Cajun, Apr 21, 2009.

  1. Poulets De Cajun

    Poulets De Cajun Overrun With Chickens

    .... that the life span of a gnat is 4 MONTHS?!?
     
  2. lockedhearts

    lockedhearts It's All About Chicken Math

    Apr 29, 2007
    Georgia
    Unless I can smack them first, then it is much shorter [​IMG]
     
  3. Ec_Prokta

    Ec_Prokta Continuum Shift Anomaly

    Jan 14, 2009
    Wow! I didn't know that. That's awesome!
     
  4. Pumpkinpup

    Pumpkinpup Poultry Princess

    Jul 16, 2008
    North-West Georgia
    Well, there is another bit of trivia for me to file away. Interesting.
    I did not know this one [​IMG] Wonder what a house flies life expectancy is?
     
  5. lockedhearts

    lockedhearts It's All About Chicken Math

    Apr 29, 2007
    Georgia
    Quote:Very short around here, I am awesome with a Fly Swatter.... [​IMG]
     
  6. Poulets De Cajun

    Poulets De Cajun Overrun With Chickens

    Quote:Anywhere from 25 to 36 days depending on the temperature. I just looked that up when I was looking up gnats...LOL
     
  7. rooster-red

    rooster-red Here comes the Rooster

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    The average lifespan of an adult housefly is approximately 15 to 25 days. Since they can complete their lifecycle in as little as seven to ten days, flies typically live between 22 and 25 days from egg to death.
     
  8. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    I know a few people that I wish they had that life span. [​IMG]

    Imp
     
  9. Poulets De Cajun

    Poulets De Cajun Overrun With Chickens

    Quote:I just wanna smack em with the fly swatter a couple times....
     
  10. Pumpkinpup

    Pumpkinpup Poultry Princess

    Jul 16, 2008
    North-West Georgia
    Wow, that is not long at all! Although, I won't say that it pains me any [​IMG] I hate houseflies! [​IMG]
     

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