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Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: Ovarian Development In The Blowflies Chrysomya Putoria And C. Megacephala On Natural Diets.
Author: Linhares A.X.
Avancini R.P.
Abstract: Fresh human, chicken and cattle faeces were compared as diets for adult female blowflies Chrysomya megacephala (Fabricius) and C.putoria (Wiedemann) (Diptera: Calliphoridae). As controls, sugar and raw beef liver were used. For females of both species, fresh beef liver was the best of these diets: oogenesis was completed in 10-13 days. Human or chicken faeces facilitated slower oogenesis in 27-48 days. On a diet of cattle faeces, C.putoria females began vitellogenesis only 17 days after emergence, whereas females of C.megacephala remained previtellogenic until the end of the experiment (56 days).
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Date Issue: 1989
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