Musca domestica, Western Australia
First Page Number
Last Page Number
MANY insects are so commonly associated with man and his dwellings that they may almost be called domesticated.
In olden days the presence of these insects was accepted as a matter of course, but present knowledge shows that many of them can be important disease carriers while others may cause damage to food and clothing.
Jenkins, Clee Francis Howard
"The house fly (Musca domestica),"
Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4: Vol. 2
, Article 17.
Available at: https://researchlibrary.agric.wa.gov.au/journal_agriculture4/vol2/iss1/17