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Species Fannia canicularis - Little House Fly

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Calyptratae)
Superfamily Muscoidea
Family Fanniidae
Genus Fannia
Species canicularis (Little House Fly)
Other Common Names
Lesser House Fly
Explanation of Names
Fannia canicularis (Linnaeus 1761)
Size
5–6 mm(1)
Life Cycle
4 weeks or less; females lay eggs in animal/human excrement and decaying organic matter, including dead insects and animals(2)
Remarks
May be a nuisance up to two miles from the breeding site. Males often seek shade indoors, where they may hover in rooms for long periods.(2)
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