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Table 4 Viruses that have been isolated from house flies, including the site of isolation, the frequencies and their distribution

From: A systematic review of human pathogens carried by the housefly (Musca domestica L.)

Virus family Common name Medical or veterinary importance Geographical occurrence Site of specimen collection Host stage infected Prevalence Lab or field study Site of isolation References
Picornavirus Senecavirus A Medical/veterinary Worldwide Laboratory experiment Adult Lab Internal organs [65]
Filoviridae Ebola virus Medical West and Central Africa Laboratory experiment Adult Lab Internal organs [68]
Arteriviridae Porcine reproductive and respirator syndrome virus Veterinary Worldwide Piggery Adult Lab Internal organs [86]
Orthomyxoviridae Avian Influenza virus H5N1 Veterinary Worldwide Laboratory experiment Adult Lab Internal organs [66]
Hytrosaviridae Musca domestica salivary gland hypertrophy virus (MdSGHV) Veterinary Worldwide Laboratory experiment Adult 3–24% Lab Internal organs [88]
Paramyxoviridae Newcastle disease virus Medical/veterinary Worldwide Laboratory experiment Adult Lab Internal organs [67]