warble fly

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warble fly:

see botflybotfly,
common name for several families of hairy flies whose larvae live as parasites within the bodies of mammals. The horse botfly secretes an irritating substance that is used to attach its eggs to the body hairs of a horse, mule, or donkey.
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On squeezing the nodule, larvae came out which provide tentative diagnosis for Hypoderma spp.
Keywords: Hypoderma bovis, Hypoderma lineatum, Oestridae, mitochondrial DNA and sequencing.
The commercial ELISA kit developed for bovine hypodermosis can be considered as a useful tool for the serodiagnosis of goat warble fly infestation due to the confirmed cross-reactivity between the antigen of Hypoderma lineatum and anti-P.
(2005), level as10% of antihypoderma antibody in adults of reindeer declined significantly with age, and levels were significantly lower in animals of 4 to 11 years of age than in one year old animals during the same one year period indicating reducing exposure of animals to hypoderma infestation.
However, in cases of internal ophthalmomyiasis caused by larvae from other species such as Hypoderma, the larvae can penetrate the sclera and burrow into subretinal space leading to iridocyclitis, endophthalmitis or loss of vision4.
Effect of temperature on pupal development and eclosion dates in the reindeer oestrids Hypoderma tarandi and Cephenemyia trompe (Diptera: Oestridae).
Hypoderma diana (Diptera, Oestridae) and Lipoptena cervi (Diptera, Hippoboscidae) as parasites of reindeer (Rangifer tarandus) in Scotland with notes on the second stage larva of Hypoderma Diana.
Caribou maximize their nutritional intake through large-scale migratory movements to areas of higher habitat quality, changes in seasonal and annual distribution in response to changes in plant phenology and availability, and rapid movements to limit harassment by the mosquito (Culex spp.) and oestrid fly (Hypoderma spp.
The "Gadfly" is more commonly known in the farming community as the "Warble Fly" ( Hypoderma bovis or Hypoderma lineata.
The survey, carried out by the Veterinary Laboratories Agency between November 2002 and March 2003 and to be published in the Veterinary Record, involved taking serum samples from 200,769 animals in 5,189 herds, to see if there was any evidence of antibodies to the cattle warble flies, Hypoderma lineatum and Hypoderma bovis.