Chrysomya megacephala (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: 12

publication ID

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

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scientific name

Chrysomya megacephala (Fabricius)
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Chrysomya megacephala (Fabricius) 

Fig. 19View FIGURES 19 – 20. 19

Musca megacephala Fabricius, 1794: 317  Chrysomya megacephala: Dear, 1985: 112 

Diagnosis. Lappets of anterior thoracic spiracle brown; genal dilation with orange vestiture and setae; male with upper eye facets much enlarged ( Fig. 19View FIGURES 19 – 20. 19).

Distribution. Examined specimens were from Dominica ( TW), Dominican Republic ( CMNH), Jamaica ( USNM), and Puerto Rico ( TW, UPR). Dear (1985) listed it from Puerto Rico.

CMNH

The Cleveland Museum of Natural History

USNM

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Diptera

Family

Calliphoridae

Genus

Chrysomya

Loc

Chrysomya megacephala (Fabricius)

Whitworth, Terry 2010
2010
Loc

Musca megacephala

Dear 1985: 112
Fabricius 1794: 317