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A preliminary geometric morphometric assessment of two forensically important blow fly larvae in Malaysia, Chrysomya megacephala (Fabricius) and Chrysomya rufifacies (Macquart) (Diptera: Calliphoridae). Serangga 24(1): 70-79. Geometric morphometric analysis has been recently utilized as practical solution to visualize variations in...

Four new Megaselia species from UKM Bangi!

Four new Megaselia species from UKM Bangi!

Introducing four new Megaselia species form UKM Bangi, Selangor i.e. Megaselia bangiensis, Megaselia cumpapillarum, Megaselia hyplongiseta & Megaselia selangorensis. These new species were collected from rabbit carcasses during my PhD research and specifically found at the Forensic Science Simulation Site in...

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Contamination of potato dextrose agar (PDA) by Megaselia scalaris (Diptera:Phoridae) The presence of M. scalaris on PDA indicates this species could thrive in this agar but further investigations are required to determine its origin....

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New Article published

Preliminary assessment of cephalopharyngeal skeleton length and body length of Hemipyrellia ligurriens (Wiedemann) (Diptera: Calliphoridae) larvae as potential parameters to estimate minimum post mortem interval Abstract Entomological evidence can be utilized in forensic investigation to estimate...