Sheep bot

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(Zool.) the larva of the sheep botfly. See Estrus.

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ovis infestion in a dog in Italy and, at the same time, the most northerly finding of larvae of sheep bot fly in our country.
ovis infestions in domestic carnivores might be due to peculiar sheep bot fly preferences and, in general, due to the strong relationship between oestrids and herbivores.
The respiratory and allergic manifestations of human myiasis caused by larvae of the sheep bot fly (Oestrus ovis): a report of 33 pharyngeal cases from southern Iran.