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Definition of the noun Sarcophagidae

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Sarcophagidae is a family of Diptera.

Sarcophagidae is a genus of unclassified Sarcophagidae.

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Google previewExternal Parasites of Small Ruminants A Practical Guide to their Prevention and Control (2012)

by Peter George Bates

The Sarcophagidae is a large family that is distributed worldwide, with over 2000 species of grey-black, non-metallic flies with prominent stripes on the scutum ( Kettle, 1995). These are viviparous or ovoviviparous flies, depositing active ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Medical and Veterinary Entomology (2013)

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

The flesh flies (Sarcophagidae) are distributed throughout the world, with most species of the family breeding as larvae on carrion, dung or decaying material, some species on other insects and a few species are agents of myiasis, since they ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Quaternary Science (2013)

by Scott Elias, Cary Mock

hasrevealed that Sarcophagidae had thegreatest species richness. In colder seasonsof theyear, ...

Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

Sarcophagidae sarking Sarcophagidae Invertebrate Zoology, the blowflies and scavenger flies, a family of dipteran insects belonging to the subsection Calyp- tratae; its eggs are laid in decaying animal matter, which is eaten by the larvae; ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Insects (2009)

by Vincent H. Resh, Ring T. Cardé

and flesh flies (Sarcophagidae) have proved useful in establishing the time of death or “post mortem interval (PMI)” in forensic investigations.

Google previewA Dictionary of Zoology (2014)

by Michael Allaby

The *Sarcophagidae is sometimes regarded as a subfamily (Sarcophaginae) of the Calliphoridae. More than 1000 species are known. Calliphorinae See CALLIPHORIDAE. Callitrichidae (marmosets, tamarins; suborder *Simiiformes, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

GREY FLESH FLY Wohlfahrtia vigil Walker AKA [ Diptera: Sarcophagidae]. Myiasis Fly. See Sarcophagidae. GREY-FURROWED ROSE ...

Google previewA Carib Grammar and Dictionary (2008)

by Henk Courtz

Sarcophagidae mapauru flesh fly Scarabaeidae Canthon spp.: watompo urinkapònen dung beetle Cyclocephala: mureru tano beetle sp. Dynastina spp.: wakaiwakai horned scarab Sciphozoa karukaru jelly-fish Scolopendridae kumapepe ...

Google previewBlack's Veterinary Dictionary (2015)

'Flesh flies' (Sarcophagidae) are closely related to the Muscidae. The.

Google previewConcise Illustrated Dictionary of Biocontrol Terms (2015)

by Vladimir V. Gouli, Svetlana Y. Gouli, Jose A.P. Marcelino

23 drain flies – Psychodidae, 96 face fly – Musca autumnalis, 63 flesh flies – Sarcophagidae, 61, 66 fruit oriental – Bactrocera ...

Google previewInternational Wildlife Encyclopedia (2002)

by Maurice Burton, Robert Burton

Meniscus midges Asilidae Calliphoridae Blephariceridae Robber flies Blowflies {including Thaumaleidae botflies, screwworm flies, bluebottles and Chironomidae greenbottlesi Non-biting midges Sarcophagidae Ceratopogonidae Flesh flies ...

Google previewBlack's Student Veterinary Dictionary (2017)

(Sarcophagidae) are closely related to the Muscidae. The body is more elongated than that of the blow-flies, and they are usually grey in colour, with a mottled abdomen ...

Google previewFoods and Food Production Encyclopedia (2012)

by Douglas M. Considine

Snipe flies Sarcophagidae Flesh flies Simuliidae Black flies, Buffalo gnats Strationyiidae Soldier flies Syrphidae Flower flies, ...

Google previewDictionary of Insect Morphology (1999)

by Henrik Steinmann, Lajos Zombori

Diptera: Sarcophagidae _* cereus; 5. Hymenoptera _* gonocoxite; 6. Lepidoptera _* penis valve; 7. Lepidoptera: Vindula et Zonosoma _* saccular process; 8. Protura _* phallobase; 9. Siphonaptera _* clasper fore crop, ingluvies anterior: the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Forensic and Legal Medicine (2015)

and flesh flies ( family Sarcophagidae), are the first 'witnesses' to arrive at a dead body. This often occurs within minutes of death. The female fly will deposit eggs or living maggots ...

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Scrabble value of S1A1R1C3O1P3H4A1G2I1D2A1E1

The value of this 13-letter word is 22 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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