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(Science: zoology) Any species of fly of the genus musca that deposits its eggs or young larvae (called flyblows and maggots) upon meat or other animal products.

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Can anyone identify it ?

This picture was taken yesterday.These days many of those kind of mosquitos or kind of blowfly have invaded my home (walls and windows mainly) I have added a picture taken by my phone.Can anybody give information about it? PS: location : Istanbul/Turkey and avarage ...

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by sezuncam
Thu Jun 19, 2014 6:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Can anyone identify it ?
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Maggot Behaviour

... good sites or could give me any information on maggot behaviour that would be useful for my coursework. Subjects of particular interest are how blowfly larvae respond to light and information on phototaxis and kinesis. Thanks very much! :)

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by Coraleen212
Wed Mar 01, 2006 9:04 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Maggot Behaviour
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