Calliphora vicina

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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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Specimen NA 1 Blood 1 2 Fly larvae (unidentified species, n [approximately equal to] 20) 1 3 House fly (Musca domestica) 1 4 Unidentified species in the family Calliphoridae 1 5 Calliphora vicina 2 6 Green bottle fly and eggs (Lucilia sericata) 2 7 Lucilia sericata larva NA 8 Meat and fruit Collection batch no.
Orientacion quimica de Macrocheles muscaedomesticae Scopoli (Acari: Macrochelidae) y percepcion a distancia de posturas de Musca domestica (Diptera: Muscidae) y Calliphora vicina (Diptera: Calliphoridae).
Calliphora vicina (Robineau-Desvoidy), Calliphora vomitoria (Linnaeus), Lucilia sericata (Meigen) and Lucilia richardsi (Collin) (Diptera: Calliphoridae) were identified.
Brandmayr, "A case of Calliphora vicina RobineauDesvoidy, 1830 (Diptera, Calliphoridae) breeding in a human corpse in Calabria (southern Italy)," Legal Medicine, vol.
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.
Lucilia cuprina, Lucilia sericata, Chrysomya albiceps and Calliphora vicina which can infest living tissue and breed on carrions, feces or decaying matter.
A new and earlier record of Chrysomya megacephala in South Africa, with notes on another exotic species, Calliphora vicina (Diptera: Calliphoridae).
Numerous antimicrobial molecules have already been isolated in other blow flies, including the antibacterial peptide diptericin from Phormia terraenovae [50] and the antiviral alloferons from Calliphora vicina [51], the latter of which has already been commercialized.
Sucesion de la entomofauna cadaverica y ciclo vital de Calliphora vicina (Diptera, Calliphoridae) como primera especie colonizadora, utilizando cerdo blanco (Sus scrofa) en Bogota.