USDA has confirmed New World Screwworm cases in Big Pine Key in Key deer.
Fact sheet available at http://entnemdept.ufl.edu/creatures/livestock/primary_screwworm.htm
For more information, please see:
- Florida residents should be vigilant for signs of screwworm on livestock and pets, UF experts say
- UF experts addressing outbreak of New World screwworm fly in Florida Keys
- USDA Confirms New World Screwworm Cases in Big Pine Key
Photos courtesy of Heather Walden, assistant professor of parasitology, UF College of Veterinary Medicine. Click image to enlarge.