Calliphora vicina

2 European bluebottle at Murrumbateman, NSW

Calliphora vicina at Murrumbateman, NSW - 19 Sep 2023
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Identification history

Calliphora vicina 19 Sep 2023 MichaelMulvaney
Unidentified 19 Sep 2023 amiessmacro

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I thought a blue bottle fly but behind the head wasn’t blue


   19 Sep 2023
Can look blue-grey, also orange "cheeks" and plumose antennae are also indicators for this species
amiessmacro wrote:
   19 Sep 2023
Thank you @MichaelMulvaney 🙏

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  • 1 Abundance
  • 19 Sep 2023 04:47 PM Recorded on
  • amiessmacro Recorded by

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  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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