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Calliphora

[ kə-lĭfər-ə ]
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n.

A genus of blowfies whose larvae feed on dead flesh.

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How to use Calliphora in a sentence

  • Front region of Maggot of Blow-fly (Calliphora) showing diagrammatically the imaginal discs, which are shaded.

    The Life-Story of Insects|Geo. H. Carpenter
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