Why do you not see lightning bugs in the day?

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Because their body chemistry responds to night-time lighting and living, fireflies or lightning bugs [Lampyridae family] tend not to be seen during the day. During the day, they try to hide in the grasses of lawns, meadows and woods. During the night, they come out to communicate, feed and mate.
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