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The eradication of Cochliomyia hominivorax from Libya during December 1990-October 1992 is described. C. hominivorax was eradicated using the sterile insect technique (sterilized pupae were transported from the Mexican-US screwworm breeding plant in Mexico) in a campaign co-ordinated by the Animal...

Vargas-Terán, M.; Hursey, B. S.; Cunningham, E. P.
Parasitology Today, 1994, 10, 3, pp 119-122

The authors review briefly the natural distribution of Cochliomyia hominivorax in the New World; its economic importance; its control, including chemical control and sterile male release; host control of minor larval infestations; adult monitoring; and its recent accidental introduction into Libya. ...

Hall, M. J. R.; Beesley, W. N.
Pesticide Outlook, 1990, 1, 2, pp 34-37