Cochliomyia macellaria (Fabricius),

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: 16

publication ID

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

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scientific name

Cochliomyia macellaria (Fabricius)
status

 

Cochliomyia macellaria (Fabricius) 

Musca macellaria Fabricius, 1775: 776  Callitroga macellaria: Hall, 1948: 138 

Cochliomyia macellaria: Dear, 1985: 139 

Diagnosis. Lower 1 / 3 – 1 / 2 of fronto-orbital plate with pale setulae outside row of frontal setae ( Whitworth 2006, fig. 53, left side); T 5 usually with pronounced lateral areas of silvery microtomentum; postgenal setae usually pale yellow; female usually with yellowish basicosta; usually with two pairs of proclinate orbital setae (sometimes one or both sides have only one).

Distribution. Dear (1985) listed this species from numerous West Indies islands, and it is common in collections from the region. This species is common and widespread throughout the Nearctic and Neotropical Regions.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Calliphoridae

Genus

Cochliomyia

Loc

Cochliomyia macellaria (Fabricius)

Whitworth, Terry 2010
2010
Loc

Cochliomyia macellaria:

Dear 1985: 139
1985
Loc

Musca macellaria

Hall 1948: 138
Fabricius 1775: 776
1775