Phaenicia sericata

Phae·ni·ci·a ser·i·ca·ta

(fĕ-nish'ē-ŏ ser'i-kā'tă),
A common species of yellowish or metallic green blowfly (family Calliphoridae, order Diptera); an abundant scavenger feeding on carrion or excrement, and implicated in sheep strike and other forms of myiasis.
Synonym(s): Lucilia sericata
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sericata (Phaenicia sericata) maggot under laboratory conditions at the School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences.
Later, Mariluis & Schnack (2002) cited 25 species for the country and Mariluis & Mulieri (2003) recorded 13 species in the Tucuman province, Northwestern Argentina, including Calliphora nigribasis Macquart, Calliphora vicina Robineau-Desvoidy, Phaenicia cluvia (Walker), Phaenicia peruviana (Robineau-Desvoidy), Phaenicia sericata (Meigen), Cochliomyia macellaria (Fabricius), Compsomyiops fulvicrura (Robineau-Desvoidy), Compsomyiops verena (Walker), Chrysomya albiceps (Wiedemann), Chrysomya chloropyga (Wiedemann), Paralucilia pseudolyrcea (Mello), Sarconesia chlorogaster (Wiedemann), and Sarconesiopsis magellanica (Le Guillou) (Mariluis & Mulieri 2003).
Es conocida tambien con el nombre cientifico de Phaenicia sericata (1).
Sherman of the University of California, Irvine, who raises, studies, and sells blowfly (Phaenicia sericata) maggots for medical purposes.
These included Machimus sp., Chrysomya rufifacies, Calliphora vomitoria, Phaenicia Sericata and Musca domestica.