Cochliomyia hominivorax (Coquerel),

Whitworth, Terry, 2010, Keys to the genera and species of blow flies (Diptera: Calliphoridae) of the West Indies and description of a new species of Lucilia Robineau-Desvoidy, Zootaxa 2663, pp. 1-35: 13

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.276279

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Cochliomyia hominivorax (Coquerel)
status

 

Cochliomyia hominivorax (Coquerel) 

Lucilia hominivorax Coquerel, 1858: 173  Callitroga americana: Hall, 1948: 125 

Cochliomyia hominivorax: Dear, 1985: 138 

Diagnosis. Fronto-orbital plate with dark setulae outside row of frontal setae ( Whitworth 2006, fig. 53, right side); lateral areas of T 5 without pronounced silvery microtomentum; postgenal setae usually golden yellow; female with dark basicosta; proclinate orbital setae absent.

Distribution. Dear (1985) listed this species from numerous West Indies islands. It has been eradicated in most regions, but isolated pockets may exist on remote islands.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Calliphoridae

Genus

Cochliomyia

Loc

Cochliomyia hominivorax (Coquerel)

Whitworth, Terry 2010
2010
Loc

Cochliomyia hominivorax:

Dear 1985: 138
1985
Loc

Lucilia hominivorax

Hall 1948: 125
Coquerel 1858: 173
1858