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Noun1.Oestridae - warble flies
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Diptera, order Diptera - a large order of insects having a single pair of wings and sucking or piercing mouths; includes true flies and mosquitoes and gnats and crane flies
genus Oestrus, Oestrus - type genus of the Oestridae: sheep botflies
genus Hypoderma, Hypoderma - in some classifications considered the type genus of the family Hypodermatidae: warble flies
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Serine protease activity in excretory-secretory products of Oestrus ovis (Diptera: Oestridae) larvae.
do Amarante, "Epidemiology of Oestrus ovis (Diptera: Oestridae) in sheep in Botucatu, State of Sao Paulo," Revista Brasileira de Parasitologia Veterinaria, vol.
Histological and immunohistochemical characterization of Hypoderma lineatum (Diptera: oestridae) warbles.
Goat warble fly, Przhevalskianasilenus (Brauer), (Diptera: Oestridae) in Saudi Arabia.
(Diptera: Oestridae), a sheep nasal bot fly, affects sheep and goats worldwide and, particularly, in areas where adult flies can be active all the year round thanks to favourable climatic conditions [1].
Keywords: Hypoderma bovis, Hypoderma lineatum, Oestridae, mitochondrial DNA and sequencing.
There are approximately 50 species of Diptera (mostly in the families Oestridae, Calliphoridae and Sarcophagidae) that regularly cause myiasis in humans.
ovis, also called sheep nasal botfly, is a fly of the class Insecta, order Diptera and family Oestridae. It is a cosmopolitan parasite that infects the nasal sinuses of sheep and goats.