Callitroga

Callitroga

(kal'i-trō'gă),
Former name for Cochliomyia.
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From the Greek kochlias ("snail with a spiral shell") + myia ("fly") and the Latin hominis ("man") + vorax ("consuming"), Cochliomyia hominivorax, or the New World screwworm fly (formerly Callitroga [Greek kallos, "beautiful," + trogein, "to gnaw"] americana), was first described by French entomologist Charles Coquerel in 1858.
Oestrus ovis eksternal oftalmomiyazisin en yaygin etkeni olmakla beraber Calliphora, Sarcophaga, Gastrophilus, Hyopoderma, Callitroga, Cuterebra, Dermatobia, Wohllfahrtia gibi sinek turleri de oftalmomiyazise neden olabilir.2,3 Oestrus ovis yasam siklusunun larva donemini koyun ve kecilerin burun bosluklarinda geciren zorunlu bir parazittir.
This kind of disease is more frequently caused by flies from the genus Sarcophaga, Lucilia and Callitroga [4].