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Will maggots die in the sun

Will maggots die in the sun ?

Maggots’ bodies are packed with light-sensitive cells, which allow the maggots to crawl away from strong light, according to a recent research. It’s a good thing, because prolonged exposure to bright light can kill maggots. Maggots  organs, which are basic eye structures in light-phobic maggots, are responsible for alerting them to strong light. How long …

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