Calliphora,

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: 7-8

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

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scientific name

Calliphora
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Key to the species of Calliphora  of the West Indies

1. Basicosta yellow to orange ........................................................................................................................................... 2

- Basicosta dark brown to black ............................................................mainland Calliphora  species, not keyed further.

2. Genal dilation with reddish ground color on anterior half or more; katepisternal formula 2: 1 ( Fig. 8View FIGURES 8 – 13. 8); male frons narrow, 0.075 head width; not collected in the West Indies to date ...................................................................... C  . vicina

- Genal dilation wholly dark; katepisternal formula 1: 1 ( Fig. 9View FIGURES 8 – 13. 8), male frons broad, 0.29 (0.28–0.30 / 5) head width, slightly narrower than width of eye; known only from Cuba, Jamaica and the Dominican Republic ...... C  . maestrica