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Animal Protection Systematic Study

Diptera Associated with Livestock Dung

Key to the Families of Diptera Associated with Cow Dung

Couplet 20

Either: Or:
20a.   Scutellum bare on ventral surface 20a'.   Scutellum with fine pale hairs on ventral surface
20b.   Densely haired yellow coloured flies 20b'.   Appearance variable, but not densely haired yellow coloured flies
Scathophagidae Anthomyiidae

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First published on the Internet in 2000 by J.M. Cumming
Last updated 18 May 2006 by J.M. Cumming and G.D. Murray

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