Laboratory colonization of Lucilia sericata Meigen (Diptera: Caliphoridae) strain from Hashtgerd, Iran.


BACKGROUND & OBJECTIVES The treatment of wounds with live green bottle fly larvae is receiving considerable attention in many countries. Laboratory rearing of Lucilia sericata is crucially important for the treatment of wounds. STUDY DESIGN The study was carried out for mass rearing of green bottle flies from April to November 2010. Hand catch and net… (More)


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