volume 164, issue 3, P226-236 2017
DOI: 10.1111/eea.12607
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Maxwell J. Scott, Carolina Concha, John B. Welch, Pamela L. Phillips, Steven R. Skoda

Abstract: AbstractNew World screwworms, Cochliomyia hominivorax (Coquerel) (Diptera: Calliphoridae: Chrysomyinae), are devastating pests of warm-blooded animals that cause significant economic damage to livestock. The successful campaign to eradicate screwworms from continental North America, led by the US Department of Agriculture and using the sterile insect technique, continues to receive research support that has resulted in improved technologies for all aspects of the program. The process and ingredients for mass-…

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