1. tenguix

    Leishmaniasis [ulcers & disfiguration]

    Hey, guys. I haven't posted anything here in a while. I think it's time. Leishmaniasis is a condition which results from infection by one of the many Leishmania species. This protozoan parasite is transmitted to humans [and other animals] via sandfly bites. Cases of leishmaniasis are...
  2. DeathHand

    It Feeds On Bat Blood

    There's a wingless fly, also known as a 'face huggers' or 'bat flies', that feeds off the blood of bats. Most would think the thing was a tick or a spider but it's a parasitic fly, the Penicillidia type, that is exclusive only to long-winged bats. Bat flies are parasitic insects that are adept...