Insects Database
 Insects and other Arthropoda
 Ants
 Arachnids
 Bees
 Beetles
 Booklice - Barkflies
 Bugs
 Bumblebees
 Cicadas
 Crane flies
 Dragonflies
 Earwigs
 Flies
 Isopods
 Locusts
 Mayflies
 Mecoptera
 Mosquitoes
 Moths & Butterflies
 Myriapods
 Net-winged insects
 Plant-parasitic Hemipterans
 Praying Mantises
 Termites
 Wasps
Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Subregions: Bonin Islands
Taxonomy for Calliphoridae (Blow flies) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 622 families, 8913 genera, 33214 species
Tree
Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 618 families, 8893 genera, 33189 species
Tree
Infraclass
Japan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 593 families, 8777 genera, 32839 species
Tree
Superorder
Japan
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 398 families, 7391 genera, 29369 species
Tree
Order
Japan
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 107 families, 1479 genera, 6513 species
Tree
Suborder
Japan
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 76 families, 991 genera, 3682 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Japan
Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
 58 families, 821 genera, 2958 species
Tree
Section
Japan
Schizophora (Becher, 1882)
 53 families, 694 genera, 2394 species
Tree
Subsection
Japan
Calyptratae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) (Calyptrate muscoids)
 12 families, 342 genera, 1155 species
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Oestroidea (Leach, 1815)
 5 families, 250 genera, 637 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) (Blow flies) - Systematics
 23 genera, 65 species
Site
Tree
Show Info
Genera243    worldwide
Species3.460    worldwide
Common namesBlow flies, Blow-flies, Carrion flies, Bluebottles, Greenbottles, Cluster flies, Blue-bottles, Green-bottles
German namesSchmeißfliegen, Schmeissfliegen
Dutch namesVleesvliegen, Brom Vlees vliegen
Danish namesSpyfluer
Finnish namesRaatokärpäset
Norwegian namesSpyfluer
Swedish namesSpyflugor
AuthorBrauer & Bergenstamm, 1889
Distribution
Checklists

Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania
Antarctica


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
Nearctic
Afrotropical
Indo-Australian region
Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic
Paleozoic
Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Indian Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Tunisia, Turkey, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesCalliphoridae in bie.ala.org.au
Calliphoridae in faunaeur.org
Calliphoridae in itis.gov
Calliphoridae in dyntaxa.se
Calliphoridae in Wikipedia (English)

ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
Species overview - Checklist for Calliphoridae in Japan
Species with ANext  
Aldrichina grahami (Aldrich, 1930)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bellardia nartshukae (Grunin, 1970)Info
Bellardia obsoleta (Meigen, 1824)Info
Bellardia pusilla -> Bellardia viarumInfo
Bellardia viarum (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Calliphora lata (Coquillett, 1898)Info
Calliphora loewi (Enderlein, 1903)Info
Calliphora nigribarbis (Vollenhoven, 1863)Info
Calliphora subalpina (Ringdahl, 1931)Info
Calliphora vomitoria (Linnaeus, 1758)Site
Calliphora zaidamensis (Fan, 1965)Info
Chrysomya megacephala (Fabricius, 1794)Oriental latrine flyInfo
Chrysomya pinguis (Walker, 1858)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Graphomyia rufitibia -> Graphomya rufitibiaInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hemipyrellia ligurriens (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Hemipyrellia tagaliana (Bigot, 1877)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Isomyia senomera (Seguy, 1949)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lucilia ampullacea (Villeneuve, 1922)Info
Lucilia bazini (Seguy, 1934)Info
Lucilia bufonivora (Moniez, 1876)ToadflySite
Lucilia caesar (Carolus Linnaeus/l., 1758)Common greenbottleInfo
Lucilia chini (Fan, 1965)Info
Lucilia cuprina (Wiedemann, 1830)Australian sheep blowflyInfo
Lucilia fulvipes (Loew, 1858)Info
Lucilia illustris (Meigen, 1826)Blow flyInfo
Lucilia japonica (Bigot, 1877)Info
Lucilia jeddensis (Bigot, 1877)Info
Lucilia juvensis (Rondani, 1868)Info
Lucilia papuensis (Macquart, 1843)Info
Lucilia porphyrina (Walker, 1856)Info
Lucilia sericata -> Lucilia cuprinaCommon green bottle flySite
Lucilia snyderi (James, 1962)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Melanomya petiolata (Pape, 1988)Info
Melinda gentilis (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Info
Melinda hokkaidensis -> Onesia hokkaidensisInfo
Melinda io (Kurahashi, 1965)Info
Melinda itoi (Kano, 1962)Info
Melinda nigra (Kurahashi, 1965)Info
Melinda okazakii (Kano, 1962)Info
Melinda pusilla (Villeneuve, 1927)Info
Melinda tsukamotoi (Kano, 1962)Info
Morinia argenticincta (Senior-white, 1923)Info
Morinia nigerrima (Herting, 1961)Info
Mufetiella grisescens (Villeneuve, 1933)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Onesia hokkaidensis (Baranov, 1939)Info
Onesia japonica (Kurahashi, 1964)Info
Onesia subalpina (Kurahashi, 1964)Info
Onesia tokui (Kurahashi, 1986)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Phormia regina (Meigen, 1826)Black blow flyInfo
Pollenia basalis -> Lucilia bufonivoraInfo
Pollenia japonica (Kano & Shinonaga, 1966)Info
Pollenia mongol (Aldrich, 1930)Info
Polleniopsis chosenensis (Fan, 1965)Info
Polleniopsis dandoensis (Kurahashi, 1964)Info
Polleniopsis hokurikuensis (Kurahashi, 1964)Info
Polleniopsis horii (Kurahashi, 1964)Info
Polleniopsis menechma (Seguy, 1934)Info
Protocalliphora maruyamensis (Kano & Shinonaga, 1966)Info
Protocalliphora shinanoensis (Kurahashi, 1993)Info
Protophormia terraenovae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830)Blue-arsed flyInfo
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rhinia obsoleta (Wiedemann, 1830)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Strongyloneura prasina (Bigot, 1886)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Triceratopyga calliphoroides (Rohdendorf, 1931)Info
Tricycleopsis tibialis (Kurahashi, 1972)Info
Species with XBack  Top
Xanthotryxus mongol (Aldrich, 1930)Info
65 Species in Calliphoridae for Japan listed
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderDiptera
True flies, Mosquitoes, Gnats, Flies
SuborderBrachycera
Short-horned flies, Muscoid flies, Circular-seamed flies, Flies
InfraorderMuscomorpha
SectionSchizophora
SubsectionCalyptratae
Calyptrate muscoids
SuperfamilyOestroidea
FamilyCalliphoridae
Blow flies, Blow-flies, Carrion flies, Bluebottles, Greenbottles, Cluster flies, Blue-bottles, Green-bottles
AuthorBrauer & Bergenstamm, 1889

Keywords
ABCDEFGHIJKLM
NOPQRSTUVWXYZ
German Flag Calliphoridae
 Arthropoda (Database)
 Contact
 Copyrights
 Distribution Tree
 Glossary
 Imprint
 New pictures
 Taxonomy Tree
 Unknown insects
 Unknown spiders