Musca domestica

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Related to Musca domestica: Stomoxys calcitrans
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Noun1.Musca domestica - common fly that frequents human habitations and spreads many diseasesMusca domestica - common fly that frequents human habitations and spreads many diseases
fly - two-winged insects characterized by active flight
genus Musca, Musca - type genus of the Muscidae: houseflies
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Chrysomya rufifacies (Macquart) (Diptera: Calliphoridae) and Musca domestica (L.
Bacterial and Parasite Agents in Adult Housefly Musca domestica Collected in El Penon, Sucre State, Venezuela
Some of them, such as Musca domestica Linnaeus, 1758, or Stomoxys calcitrans Linnaeus, 1758, have medical impact as mechanical vectors of several pathogenic microorganisms, which are associated with human and animal disease (Pape 2009).
The field data showed that Coccinella septumpuctata (n = 2247), Chrysoperla carnea (n = 912), Cheilomenes sexmaculata (n = 687), Oxyopes javanus (n = 516), Hippodemia convergens (n = 513), Araneidae nymph (n = 510), Neoscona theisi (n = 498) and Hippodemia variegate (n = 330) were the numerically most captured predators while Aphis maidis (n = 4410), Empoasca kerri(n = 3270), Schizaphis graminum(n = 2898), Musca domestica (n = 2814), Lepidopteran larvae (n = 2130) and Macrosiphum miscanthi(n = 1926) were the most captured preys/pests in these croplands.
Musca domestica, was studied at 48 hours post treatment, under the effects of lead acetate, in different concentrations.
Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae) atacando pupas de la mosca de los estigmas, aunque tambien este genero es reportado como parasitoide de pupas de la mosca comun Musca domestica L.
The housefly, Musca domestica L is a well-known cosmopolitan pest.
In poultry farms they can drastically reduce populations of Musca domestica Linnaeus, 1758 (Diptera, Muscidae), because M.
Mechanical transport of rotavirus by the legs and wings of Musca domestica (Diptera: Muscidae).
En el grupo de los Muscidae, se han registrado varias especies, pero las mas representativas son Musca domestica L.
But could the common house fly, Musca domestica, also play a role in spreading food poisoning bacteria such as Salmonella enteritidis to chickens--and their eggs--even before the foods get into the marketing chain?