frit flyfrit fly
any of a family (Chloropidae) of tiny dipterous flies, esp. a black species (Oscinella frit), whose larvae destroy grain
Origin of frit fly; from uncertain or unknown; perhaps frit, in reference, refer to the glazed, shining appearance of the fly's body
Any of several small flies of the family Chloropidae, especially Oscinella frit, having larvae that are destructive to cereal plants such as oats and wheat.
Origin of frit flyOrigin unknown.