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Musca

(mus -kă) (Fly) A small constellation in the southern hemisphere near Crux, lying in the Milky Way, the brightest stars being of 2nd and 3rd magnitude. It contains the 7th-magnitude globular clusters NGC 4833 and NGC 4372. Abbrev.: Mus; genitive form: Muscae; approx. position: RA 13h, dec –70°; area: 138 sq deg.

Musca

[′məs·kə]
(astronomy)
A southern constellation, right ascension 12 hours, declination 70°S. Also known as Fly.
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Effect of habitat depth on host location by five species of parasitoids (Hymenoptera: Pteromalidae, Chalcididae) of house flies, Musca domestica L.
We show the predominance of two species, Lucilia sericata (41%) and Chrysomya albiceps (22%), followed by Musca domestica (24, 3%)
Nymphal development and reproduction of Podisus nigrispinus (Heteroptera: Pentatomidae) fed with combinations of Tenebrio molitor (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae) pupae and Musca domestica (Diptera: Muscidae) larvae.
We proposed four risk categories based on MVRI: none, low, moderate and high; value ranges by proposed category were calibrated according the preexisting information of the species Musca domestica which has been widely studied and considered as an efficient pathogen carrier with high risk (Sukontason et al.
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The visiting Diptera species found as floral visitors were Anthrax irroratus and Musca domestica, but both species were only occasional F type visitors (with one and two individuals respectively) (Table 1).
Monitoring house fly, Musca domestica (Diptera: Muscidae), population in caged-layer poultry houses using jug-trap.
Failure of Hydrotaea aenescens, a larval predator of the house fly, Musca domestica (L.
vestimenti Nitzsch) (Pediculidae) from "mosche" (= Musca domestica), in Sicily, Italy; Bohne (1915): Pediculus sp.
Evaluation of commercial and field-expedient baited traps for house flies, Musca domestica L.
Insects too are influenced easily by such pollutants, therefore present study have been designed to study the influence of lead (as lead acetate) on external morphology of Musca domestica.