Sarcophaga
Sarcophaga Sar*coph"a*ga, n. [NL., fem. sing. See {Sarcophagus}.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of Diptera, including the flesh flies. [1913 Webster]

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  • Sarcophaga — Sar*coph a*ga, n. pl. [NL., neut. pl. See {Sarcophagus}.] (Zo[ o]l.) A suborder of carnivorous and insectivorous marsupials including the dasyures and the opossums. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sarcophăga — Sarcophăga, Schmeißfliege, s. Fliegen, S. 692 …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Sarcophaga — nodosa …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sarcophaga — Fleischfliegen Kopulierende Fleischfliegen (Sarcophaga carnaria) Systematik Klasse: Insekten (Insecta) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sarcophaga — noun flesh flies • Syn: ↑genus Sarcophaga • Hypernyms: ↑arthropod genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Calliphoridae, ↑family Calliphoridae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sarcophaga — Sar·coph·a·ga sär käf ə gə n the type genus of the family Sarcophagidae comprising typical flesh flies * * * n. a genus of widely distributed non bloodsucking flies, the flesh flies. Maggots are normally found in carrion or excrement but… …   Medical dictionary

  • sarcophaga — sar·coph·a·ga …   English syllables

  • Sarcophaga — n. a genus of widely distributed non bloodsucking flies, the flesh flies. Maggots are normally found in carrion or excrement but occasionally females will deposit their eggs in wounds or ulcers giving off a foul smelling discharge; the presence… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Sarcophaga bullata — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum …   Wikipedia

  • Sarcophaga africa — on a leaf in Portugal Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

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