Muscidae


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Mus·ci·dae

(mŭs'i-dē),
The family of flies (order Diptera) that includes the houseflies (Musca) and stable flies (Stomoxys).
[L. musca, fly]
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Ultrastructure of adhesive device in fly in families Calliphoridae, Muscidae and Sarcophagidae, and their implication as mechanical carriers of pathogens.
chlorogaster (LIII) 224 Chlorobrachycoma versicolor 1 Bigot (A) Paralucilia pseudolyrcea 0 Mello (A) Paralucilia fulvinota 0 Bigot (A) Sarcophagidae Sarcophaga (Liopygia) 0 argyrostoma Robineau- Desvoidy (A) Sarcophaga (Lipoptilocnema) 4 margaretae Lahille (A) Ravinia aureopyga Hall (A) 1 Sarcophaga Meigen (A) 1 Microcerella Macquart (A) 1 Microcerella aulacophyto 0 Pape (A) Oxysarcodexia 0 paulistanensis Mattos (A) Tricharaea occidua 0 Fabricius (A) Oxysarcodexia varia Walker 0 (A) Sarcophagidae (LII) 0 Sarcophagidae (LIII) 0 Muscidae Musca domestica Linnaeus 2 (A) Muscina Robineau-Desvoidy 0 (A) Muscina stabulans Fallen 2 (A) Arthurella choelensis 0 Patitucci & Mariluis (A) Muscidae sp.
Although two of the above Muscidae records are non-Afrotropical (Haematobia irritans exigua from the Philippines and Australia), all the Muscidae species listed above are recorded as occurring in the Afrotropical Region (Pont 1980).
Se recolecto un total de 33,834 moscas carroneras pertenecientes principalmente a cuatro familias, su abundancia relativa se ordena de la siguiente manera: Calliphoridae, Sarcophagidae, Fanniidae y Muscidae (Fig.
Seventeen of these were common to both the Kiuic and the Tabi areas: Tabanidae, Stratiomyidae, Asilidae, Culicidae, Mycetophilidae, Tachinidae, Muscidae, Tipulidae, Anthomyiidae, Bombyliidae, Tanypezidae, Syrphidae, Sciaridae, Pipunculidae, Chironomidae, Dolichopodidae, and Conopidae.
Potential fecundity and some questions on reproduction in flies of the family Muscidae.
MORPHOLOGY OF THE MALE GENITALIA OF THREE SPECIES OF MUSCIDAE (INSECTA: DIPTERA) OF FORENSIC IMPORTANCE IN COLOMBIA
Vespidae, Diptera: Muscidae, Heteroptera, Auchenorrhynca, Chrysomelidae, Ptilodactylidae, Lepidoptera, Miriapoda: Diplopoda, Arachnida: Araneae, Seeds, Vegetative tissue, Feather, Pteridophyta, Dyctioptera).
Couri and Barros (2010) recorded 15 specimens of Muscidae impaled with Stylogaster eggs, 14 from Madagascar and one from South Africa, belonging to 10 species, three of which were new records.
Resumen: Las especies de Muscidae ocupan una gran diversidad de habitats y nichos troficos.
The insect families in the Diptera, most often represent and belong to the Muscidae (true flies such as the housefly) and Calliphoridae (blow flies).