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Related to Calliphora: Calliphora vicina, Calliphora vomitoria

Calliphora

 [kah-lif´o-rah]
a genus of flies, the blowflies or bluebottle flies, which deposit their eggs in decaying matter, on wounds, or in body openings; the maggots are a cause of myiasis.

Calliphora

(kă-lif'ō-ră),
A genus of blowflies (family Calliphoridae, order Diptera), the bluebottle flies, the larvae of which feed on dead flesh. Calliphora vomitoria and Calliphora vicina are common species in the U.S.
[G. kalli, beauty, + phoros, bearing]
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vicina, 3degC for Calliphora vomitoria and 9degC for Lucilia sericata.
Para su correcta identificacion es necesario distinguir al GBG de otras especies de moscas que eventualmente pueden infestar las heridas de animales y seres humanos como el gusano barrenador secundario Cochliomyia macellaria (Fabricius) (9), Phormia regina (Meigen), Lucilia (Phaenicia) sericata (Meigen), Calliphora vicina (Robineau-Desvoidy) y Chrysomya rufifacies (Maquart) (10).
Calliphora vomitora ydi'r enw gwyddonol ar y pry glas sy'n gyffredin yng nghefn gwlad, ac mae'r enw'n deud y cyfan rywsut yn tydi?
anisopliae es el acido 2,6-piridindicarboxilico (acido dipicolinico; Asaff et al., 2006), que posee propiedades insecticidas contra larvas de Calliphora eryhrocephala (Claydon y Grove, 1982).
They were fed blow flies (Calliphora vomitoria) and given water twice a week.