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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The 2 flies thought to be responsible for transmission of Shigella are Musca domestica, because of its mobility, and M.
Chrysomya rufifacies (Macquart) (Diptera: Calliphoridae) and Musca domestica (L.
Insecticide metabolism by multiple glutathione s-transferases in two strains of the housefly Musca domestica (L).
perhaps humanus) from Musca domestica in Germany; Anonymous (2006): an unidentified louse ("pig louse", IHaematopinus suis (L.
On clinical examination, 3 of these larvae were removed from the tracheostomy wound and later identified as Musca domestica (housefly) larvae.
Evaluation of commercial and field-expedient baited traps for house flies, Musca domestica L.
Cockroaches (Blattella germanica, Periplaneta americana), Flies (House fly: Musca domestica, Blowfly: Calliphora spp.
Musca domestica (common housefly)-Flies lay eggs that hatch into maggots (larvae) that eat dung and attract other species, which in turn eat the maggots.
Musca domestica, the housefly, is the most common species of fly found in close association with human being throughout the world.
Poltys grayi spiderlings were alternately fed freshly squashed flies (Drosophila Fallen or houseflies, Musca domestica L.
Christine Hume completed her PhD at the University of Denver in 2000, her dissertation being Musca Domestica (a collection of poems with a critical preface investigating literary hybridity).