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Muscidae

Definition of the noun muscidae

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noun - plural: -

  1. two-winged flies especially the housefly

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Google previewThe Correspondence of Charles Darwin: (2015)

by Charles Darwin

Muscidae is the family of houseflies; Syrphidae is the family of hoverflies. Both are in the ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Medical and Veterinary Entomology (2013)

by Richard C. Russell, Domenico Otranto, Richard L. Wall

The Muscidae is a family of nearly 4000 species and includes the house flies and a large number of other species of fly that are of medical and veterinary importance. The Fanniidae is a much smaller family of about 260 species, most of which ...

Google previewThe Anatomy, Physiology, Morphology and Development of the Blow-fly (Calliphora Erythrocephala.) (1892)

A Study in the Comparative Anatomy and Morphology of Insects by Benjamin Thompson Lowne

— One of the most marked characters in the Blow-fly and all the Muscidae is the absence of paired lancets. Two pairs of these are always present in the predaceous flies, and a single rudimentary pair have been detected in ...

Google previewAppendix to the Journals of the Senate and Assembly ... of the Legislature of the State of California ... (1907)

by California

the Muscidae is the Acalyptrate Museldse, and this includes the fruit-flies, the dreaded Trypeta Iudens among others. Most of the flies belonging to the subfamily Trypetlnaa are small, although some of them are at least medium in size.

Google previewFundamentals of Microanalytical Entomology (1995)

A Practical Guide to Detecting and Identifying Filth in Foods by Alan Olsen

Muscidae (House Flies) The family Muscidae is a highly variable group whose taxonomy is in a state of flux. This discussion will focus on the common synanthropic food-contaminating members of the group. The muscids are mostly gray to ...

Google previewVeterinary Ectoparasites (2008)

Biology, Pathology and Control by R. L. Wall, David Shearer

The Muscidae is the second largest of the calypterate families, with about 4000 species. The family contains a number of subfamilies and genera of veterinary importance, notably the genera Hydrotaea, Musca, Stomoxys and Haematobia.

Google previewInsects and Wildlife (2011)

Arthropods and their Relationships with Wild Vertebrate Animals by Dr John Capinera

Muscidae is a large family, with about 700 species just in North America. Although many muscids are associated with animal excrement or decaying plant material, a few are biting or nuisance pests of animals. Adults often feed by sponging ...

Google previewComparative Anatomy. By C. Th. v. Siebold and H. Stannius. Translated ... and edited with notes and additions ... by Waldo I. Burnett. vol. 1. Anatomy of the Invertebrata. By C. Th. v. Siebold (1854)

by Carl Theodor Ernst von SIEBOLD, Waldo I. BURNETT

Muscidae is a double, oblong fossa, situated under the antennae, and covered by a plicated membrane formed by the cutaneous envelope, which is otherwheres solid and dry. Until lately, from the time of Réaumur, the sense of smell has been ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Insects (2009)

by Vincent H. Resh, Ring T. Cardé

The determination of the type/genus of a family-group name is self-evident because that genus is basis for the family-group name itself (the type of the family Muscidae is the genus Musca). For both genus-group and speciesgroup names, the ...

Google previewMedical and Veterinary Entomology (2009)

by Gary R. Mullen, Lance A. Durden

Muscidae is a very large family with worldwide distribution that includes species typically associated with excrement and decaying plant matter. The superfamily Oestroidea is composed of six families: Calliphoridae, Sarcophagidae, Oestridae, ...

Google previewDictionary of Upriver Halkomelem (2009)

by Brent Douglas Galloway

Musca autumnalis family Muscidae, Musca domestica and prob. Musca autumnalis: pwepwiyaye ~ pwipwiyaye < pw6pwaye ~ pwepwaye ~ pw6pwa:ye. Musca domestica family Muscidae, Musca domestica and prob. Musca autumnalis: ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Arthropod-transmitted Infections of Man and Domesticated Animals (2001)

by M. W. Service, R. W. Ashford

(Muscidae). M.W.. Service. Ilesha virus Jack Woodall Ilheus virus Alan D.T. Barrett Indian. Species of Hydrotaea, known as sweatflies, are muscid flies, as are house-flies, which they somewhat resemble. Hydrotaea irritans is particularly ...

Google previewBlack's Student Veterinary Dictionary (2017)

Muscidae. The flies belonging to this family are smallish to medium-sized flies. The type of this family is Musca domestica.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Inland Waters (2009)

,stableflies (Family: Muscidae; Genus: Stomoxys) and horn flies ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Quaternary Science (2013)

by Scott Elias, Cary Mock

Muscidae areflies that are most often associated with feces, urine, and waste material emanating froma body. From a forensic perspective, theirvalueas an indicator is geographically variable.For example, themuscid fly Synthesiomyia nudiseta ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2001)

by Gordon Gordh, David Headrick

Muscidae]:. A. Widespread,. multiVoltine. pest on poultry farms. Adults are larger and more robust than House Fly, with body grey and Thorax with four dark longitudinal stripes and pale spot at apex; wings transparent but faintly embrowned.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Animals (2004)

A Complete Visual Guide by Fred Cooke

Tsetse fly sucks the blood of large mammals and spreads the fatal sleeping sickness trypanosomiasis to humans and livestock in Africa FACT FILE Mantis fly Ochihera mantis, family Ephydndae Stable fly Stomoxys calcilrans, family Muscidae ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

A member of the dipterous family Muscidae.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1914)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language

A member of the dipterous family Muscidae. II. a. Having the characters of or belonging to the family Muscidae.

Google previewAppleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)

by Caroline Wormeley Latimer

The most important families of f's are: the Tabanidae, the Oes- trxdae, and the Muscidae. bacilll-carry- lng f. One conveying bacilli on the legs, body, or in the intestines, blow f. The species Sarcophaga canaria, whose larvae in the tropics infest ...

Google previewBlack's Veterinary Dictionary (2015)

Muscidae. The flies belonging to this family are smallish to medium-sized flies. The type of this family is Musca domestica.

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

Muscidae et. Ichneumones minuti. Lo - $ Mellifica.” Gregaria et Fay- Non Mellifica." isica. Apiformia.” Breviora.18 Solitaria non Grega- Kespifornia.

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