Calliphora vicina


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Related to Calliphora vicina: Calliphora vomitoria
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Noun1.Calliphora vicina - blowfly with iridescent blue body; makes a loud buzzing noise in flight
blow fly, blowfly - large usually hairy metallic blue or green fly; lays eggs in carrion or dung or wounds
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Calliphora vicina (Robineau-Desvoidy), Calliphora vomitoria (Linnaeus), Lucilia sericata (Meigen) and Lucilia richardsi (Collin) (Diptera: Calliphoridae) were identified.
The SSR, which measures the responses of individual ORNs, is an effective tool in mapping the receptive range of the ORNs (Hallem & Carlson 2006), and has been used to characterize the response profiles of various ORNs in various insects such as the pine engraver, Ips pini (Say) (Coleoptera: Scolytidae), the blow fly, Calliphora vicina Robineau-Desvoidy (Diptera: Calliphoridae), mosquitoes such as Aedes communis (DeGeer) (Diptera: Culicidae), and the clover root weevil, Sitona lepidus Gyllenhal (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) (Mustaprata et al.
2008) reported a higher prevalence in urban areas of the exotic species Calliphora vicina and Lucilia sericata over the natives Compsomyops fulvicrura (Robineau-Desvoidy) and Sarconesia chlorogaster, which showed a strong preference for either uninhabited or less influenced area.
Asi mismo, se determino que Calliphora vicina Robineau-Desvoidy esta presente durante todo el ano en el ambiente de estepa, siendo dominante durante el invierno.
Lucilia cuprina, Lucilia sericata, Chrysomya albiceps and Calliphora vicina which can infest living tissue and breed on carrions, feces or decaying matter.
Camacho G (2005) Sucesion de la entomofauna cadaverica y ciclo vital de Calliphora vicina (Diptera: Calliphoridae) como primera especie colonizadora, utilizando cerdo blanco (sus scrofa) en Bogota.
Las especies encontradas fueron: Calliphora nigribasis Macquart, 1851, Calliphora vicina Robineau-Desvoidy, 1851, Chrysomya albiceps (Walker, 1849), Compsomyiops verena (Walker, 1849) y Sarconesiopsis magellanica (Le Guiliou, 1842).
A new and earlier record of Chrysomya megacephala in South Africa, with notes on another exotic species, Calliphora vicina (Diptera: Calliphoridae).
Sucesion de la entomofauna cadaverica y ciclo vital de Calliphora vicina (Diptera, Calliphoridae) como primera especie colonizadora, utilizando cerdo blanco (Sus scrofa) en Bogota.
1989) Ecdysteroid receptors of the blowfly Calliphora vicina.
Flies from the United States and Dominica assayed for Coxiella burnetii, 2004-2007 Species Collection site and collector Calliphora vicina Elephant dung, Greenville Zoo, Greenville (Robineau-Desvoidy) County, SC, USA, by M.