Gas·​ter·​oph·​i·​lus -ˈräf-ə-ləs How to pronounce Gasterophilus (audio)
: a genus of botflies including several (especially G. intestinalis in the United States) that infest horses and rarely humans

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“Gasterophilus.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Feb. 2023.

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