Primary myiasis in a domestic rabbit caused by Lucilia eximia (Diptera: Calliphoridae) in Brazil: case report

T.C. Moretti P.J. Thyssen About the authors

The occurrence of primary myiasis in a domestic rabbit Oryctolagus cuniculus (Lagomorpha: Leporidae) caused by Lucilia eximia (Diptera: Calliphoridae) is reported in an urban area in the city of Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil.

domestic rabbit; primary myiasis; Lucilia eximia; Brazil


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