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Subfamily Calliphorinae

Blue Bottle? - Calliphora Flesh Fly? - Calliphora super huge fly - Calliphora vomitoria Blow Fly ? - Calliphora vicina do dead flies get maggots? - Cynomya cadaverina fly - Calliphora large Blowfly - Cynomya cadaverina? - Cynomya cadaverina blue bottle fly - Bellardia bayeri - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Calyptratae)
Superfamily Oestroidea
Family Calliphoridae (Blow Flies)
Subfamily Calliphorinae
Numbers
18 spp. in 4 genera in our area(1)
Works Cited
1.Keys to the genera and species of blow flies (Diptera: Calliphoridae) of America north of Mexico
Whitworth T.L. 2006. Proc. Ent. Soc. Wash. 108: 689–725.