warble fly

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hairy bee-like fly whose larvae produce lumpy abscesses (warbles) under the skin of cattle

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Parasitic infestation is a serious problem in India for bovine, among which cattle grubs caused by warble flies belong to fly family of Oestridae is most common specially in northern hemisphere.
Detection of circulating hypodermin C: an antigen capture ELISA for diagnosis of cattle grub (Diptera: Oestridae) infestations.
Enhanced resistance to cattle grub infestation (Hypoderma lineatum de Viii.) in calves immunized with purified hypodermin A, B and C plus monophosphoryl lipid A (MPL).
There are two research units - a Biting Fly and Cattle Grub Research Unit under Kunz' direction and a Tick Research Unit led by John E.
Carmen Soileau are in the USDA-ARS Tick Research Unit, and Felix Guerrero is in the Biting Fly and Cattle Grub Research Unit, Knipling-Bushland U.