Skip to Content Skip to Search / Nav

Search Results

Top

Search Terms Enter individual words or phrases. To search for an exact phrase, enclose your phrase with double quotes.
ie : "dung beetle"

Search Type Choose the type of item you are looking for
Colour Options Filter the search results based on the colour profile
Orientation Choose the orientation type of item you are looking for
 
+ Screw Worm Fly in Cattle

Screw Worm Fly in Cattle

Top
Screw worm fly is a parasite and exotic to Australia. This fly could cost the nation dearly if it became established.

'Screw worm fly' is a training program intended to alert veterinarians and other health professionals to the threat of screw worm fly. It instructs them in the epidemiology and clinical signs of the disease. A video, support notes and slide set are all available for this program. See www.csiro.au/ExoticDisease for full details of all programs and materials available.

Screw worm fly is a parasite of warm-blooded animals, including humans. This fly may strike any areas of the body that are not covered by intact skin or mucous membranes. Common sites in cattle are the head, brisket, genital area, escutcheon, udder and the navels of newborn animals. This image shows a screw worm fly strike on the neck of a cow.

Libraries and tags

Actions

Embed Image

To embed this image on your own website, please copy and paste the following code.

<table style="border:1px solid;padding:2px; width:310px;" ><tr><td><a href="https://www.scienceimage.csiro.au/image/1297/"><img src="https://www.scienceimage.csiro.au/images/embed/300_0_GA2121.jpg" width="300" alt="Screw Worm Fly in Cattle" style="margin: 0 0 5px 0; border: 0px;"></a><br/><a href="https://www.scienceimage.csiro.au/image/1297/">Screw Worm Fly in Cattle</a><br />by CSIRO</td></tr></table>
Screw Worm Fly in Cattle
Screw Worm Fly in Cattle
by CSIRO

License Agreement Creative Commons Licence

By downloading this image, you agree to abide by the following terms.

Attribution - You must give the original author credit.

Download 2.69 Mb