Estimation of post-mortem interval for a drowning case by using flies ( Diptera ) in Central-South China : Implications for forensic entomology

@inproceedings{Ying2013EstimationOP,
  title={Estimation of post-mortem interval for a drowning case by using flies ( Diptera ) in Central-South China : Implications for forensic entomology},
  author={Liu Ying and Chen Yaoqing and Guo Yadong and Zha Lagabaiyila and Li Longjiang},
  year={2013}
}
The area of forensic entomology has developed to become an increasingly important aspect of forensic science. Insect larvae and adult insects found on human corpses can provide crucial information for the post-mortem interval (PMI) estimation. In July 2010, a decomposing female corpse was found in Xiangjiang River of Changsha section. The main larvae found on the corpse were identified to be Boettcherisca peregrina (Robineau-Desvoidy) by morphologic observation and were then confirmed by… CONTINUE READING

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