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Table 2 Number of aggregation at five different locations in carcasses

From: Effect of carcass model on maggot distribution and thermal generation of two forensically important blowfly species, Chrysomya megacephala (Fabricius) and Chrysomya rufifacies (Macquart)

Carcass Blowfly species Mouth Genitalia Under carcass Abdomen Away from carcass Other
Rat Ch. megacephala 1 (29.9) 8 (28–31.1) 2 (31) 7 (27.9–33.4) 4 (29.1–31.7) 1 (28.4)
Ch. rufifacies 3 (26.4–27.4) 2 (29.6–30.5) 2 (26.1–30.6) 0 11 (26.7–33.2) 0
Rabbit Ch. megacephala 4 (30.5–31.1) 1 (31.9) 0 2 (34.5–34.5) 0 0
Ch. rufifacies 9 (35.7–40.6) 18 (32.7–41.7) 34 (29.1–37.6) 11 (31–39.7) 13 (29.7–38.4) 0
Macaque Ch. megacephala 8 (29–39) 2 (30.5–32.6) 0 0 2 (33.3–37.2) 2 (35.2–35.2)
Ch. rufifacies 12 (32.4–40.4) 17 (32.6–41.6) 42 (26–44.1) 28 (29.1–41.9) 11 (32.3–40.8) 3 (40.1–40.1)
Total   37 48 80 48 41 6
  1. Values in parenthesis are temperature range in °C