genus Sarcophaga


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Noun1.genus Sarcophaga - flesh fliesgenus Sarcophaga - flesh flies        
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
flesh fly, Sarcophaga carnaria - fly whose larvae feed on carrion or the flesh of living animals
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The hidden spiracles had the characteristic findings of the genus Sarcophaga. The posterior spiracles consisted of three parallel slits surrounded by an incomplete peritreme, with the inner slit directed away from the median line ventrally (Figure 1(c)).
A comparative study of the first-instar larvae of the genus Sarcophaga (Calliphoridae, Diptera), with notes on the biology.
This kind of disease is more frequently caused by flies from the genus Sarcophaga, Lucilia and Callitroga [4].