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Green bottle fly

Observed: 23rd June 2008 By: oceanlis2000oceanlis2000’s reputation in Invertebratesoceanlis2000’s reputation in Invertebratesoceanlis2000’s reputation in Invertebrates
Green bottle fly
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Rob Coleman's picture

The wing venation here would

The wing venation here would suggest either Lucilia caesar (Greenbottle)or Orthellia cornicina (looking at Chinery 1986). These can be hold apart from the colour of the mouthparts, which you can't see in this picture (and there may be other very similar species too!).

Rob Coleman

anonymous spotter's picture

Quality

A superb photo.