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Related to Calliphora: Calliphora vicina, Calliphora vomitoria
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Noun1.Calliphora - type genus of the Calliphoridae: blowflies
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
blow fly, blowfly - large usually hairy metallic blue or green fly; lays eggs in carrion or dung or wounds
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3 Diptera Calliphoridae Phormia regina 3 Diptera Calliphoridae Chrysomya rufifacies 3,4 Diptera Calliphoridae Lucilia coeruleiviridis 3,4 Diptera Muscidae Hydrotaea leucostoma 4 Diptera Muscidae Musca domestica 4 Winter 2009--Coyote Diptera Calliphoridae Phormia regina 3,5,7,9,11, 15-16,22 Diptera Calliphoridae Lucilia coeruleiviridis 3,9,11,34 Diptera Muscidae Hydrotaea leucostoma 5,9,16 Hymenoptera Formicidae Solenopsis invicta 5 Diptera Calliphoridae Calliphora vicina 7 Diptera Muscidae Musca domestica 7,37 Diptera Piophilidae Piophila casei 7 Diptera Calliphoridae Chrysomya rufifacies 7,9,11 Diptera Calliphoridae Cynomyopsis cadaverina 9 Diptera Calliphoridae Chrysomya megacephala 11 Coleoptera Staphylinidae Creophilus maxillosus 15-16,30,34 Coleoptera Histeridae Hister spp.
Other fly genera Musca, Sarcophaga, Lucilia, Wohlfahrtia or Calliphora were also associated with cases of urinary myiasis (4).
Influence of substrate tissue type on larval growth in calliphora augur and Lucilia cuprina (Diptera: Calliphoridae).
Cockroaches (Blattella germanica, Periplaneta americana), Flies (House fly: Musca domestica, Blowfly: Calliphora spp.
Flies live in close association with humans, the most important include the housefly family, with the genera Musca, Fannia and Muscina; the biting flies, Stomoxvs (Family Muscidae); the blowflies, Chrysomya, Calliphora and Lucilia; and the flesh-flies, Sarcophaga (7).