blow fly

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Synonyms for blow fly

large usually hairy metallic blue or green fly

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We collected stomachs from 18juvenile ovenbirds that died in the first 4 d after fledging (8-12 d after hatching) with mortalities attributable to predation (n = 9), blow-fly infection (n = 8), and predation of a blow fly-infected bird (n = 1).