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Taxonomy for Calliphoridae (Blow flies)
Class
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 2680 families, 140885 genera, 1879502 species
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Subclass
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 2543 families, 136697 genera, 1874857 species
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Infraclass
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 2226 families, 134478 genera, 1856979 species
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Superorder
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 1216 families, 102024 genera, 1593949 species
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Order
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 304 families, 16714 genera, 263413 species
Tree
Suborder
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 176 families, 12671 genera, 179256 species
Site
Tree
Infraorder
Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
 124 families, 9245 genera, 118011 species
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Section
Schizophora (Becher, 1882)
 114 families, 8259 genera, 96665 species
Tree
Subsection
Calyptratae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) (Calyptrate muscoids)
 24 families, 4865 genera, 47262 species
Tree
Superfamily
Oestroidea (Leach, 1815)
 13 families, 4107 genera, 30791 species
Tree
Family
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) (Blow flies) - Systematics
 243 genera, 3460 species
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Genera243
Species3.460
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
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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
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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)
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Subfamily    Ameniinae (Reinhard, 1929)
     7 genera, 75 species
Subfamily    Aphyssurinae (Norris, 1999)
     1 genus, 29 species
Subfamily    Auchmeromyiinae (Rognes, 1997)
     5 genera, 0 species
Subfamily    Calliphorinae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889)
     39 genera, 1792 species
Subfamily    Chrysomyiinae (Malloch, 1927)
     13 genera, 256 species
Subfamily    Chrysomyinae (Shannon, 1923) -> Chrysomyiinae
     0 species
Subfamily    Helicoboscinae (Verves, 1980)
     1 genus, 4 species
Subfamily    Luciliinae (Shannon, 1923) -> Luciliini
     0 species
Subfamily    Melanomyiinae (Townsend, 1919) -> Melanomyinae
     0 species
Subfamily    Melanomyinae (Townsend, 1919)
     2 genera, 7 species
Subfamily    Mesembrinellinae (Shannon, 1926)
     4 genera, 41 species
Subfamily    Phumosiinae (Colless & Mcalpine, 1970) -> Phumosiini
     0 species
Subfamily    Polleniinae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889)
     1 genus, 20 species
Subfamily    Rhiniinae (Mello, 2003)
     30 genera, 503 species
Subfamily    Toxotarsinae (Rognes, 1997)
     1 genus, 14 species
Genus    Abago - 1 species
Genus    Abonesia (Villeneuve, 1927) -> Calliphora - 2 species
Genus    Afridigalia - 18 species
Genus    Albuquerquea - 1 species
Genus    Alikangia - 1 species
Genus    Ambodicria (Enderlein, 1933) -> Bellardia - 2 species
Genus    Anisomyia - 1 species
Genus    Apaulina (Hall, 1948) -> Protocalliphora - 3 species
Genus    Arisbaea - 1 species
Genus    Ashokiana - 1 species
Genus    Auchmeromyiella - 1 species
Genus    Avihospita (Hendel, 1901) -> Protocalliphora - 1 species
Genus    Bezzigalia - 1 species
Genus    Biomyioides - 2 species
Genus    Blepharicnema - 1 species
Genus    Calliphorinae - 44 species
Genus    Callitrogopsis (Townsend, 1935) -> Chloroprocta - 1 species
Genus    Callyntropyga - 1 species
Genus    Cephysa (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) -> Pollenia - 1 species
Genus    Chaetocynomyia - 1 species
Genus    Chaetopollenia (Jacentkovsky, 1941) -> Pollenia - 3 species
Genus    Chlorobrachycoma - 1 species
Genus    Choeromyia - 3 species
Genus    Chopardia (Bhowmik, 1969) -> Saopauloa - 10 species
Genus    Chopardimyia - 1 species
Genus    Compsomyia (Rondani, 1875) -> Chrysomya - 4 species
Genus    Cretaphormia (Mcalpine, 1970) - 1 species
Genus    Cyaneosomyia - 1 species
Genus    Cynomyiomima - 1 species
Genus    Cynomyopsis (Townsend, 1915) -> Cynomya - 1 species
Genus    Dasypollenia (Jacentkovsky, 1941) -> Pollenia - 3 species
Genus    Decaryella - 1 species
Genus    Denatella - 1 species
Genus    Eggisops (Rondani, 1862) - 3 species
Genus    Elephantolaemus (Aldrich, 1923) -> Pavlovskiomyia - 1 species
Genus    Epiplastocerus (Silvestri, 1920) - 1 species
Genus    Episthetosoma - 1 species
Genus    Eucompsomyia (Malloch, 1927) -> Chrysomya - 3 species
Genus    Eumesembrinella - 7 species
Genus    Euphomosia - 2 species
Genus    Formosiomima (Enderlein, 1936) -> Amenia - 2 species
Genus    Gangelomyia - 11 species
Genus    Grapholostylum (Enderlein, 1936) -> Amenia - 2 species
Genus    Graphomyia (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) -> Hebecnema - 26 species
Genus    Gulmargia - 1 species
Genus    Gymnadichosia (Villeneuve, 1927) -> Melinda - 5 species
Genus    Gymnophania - 3 species
Genus    Gymnostylina - 1 species
Genus    Helicobosca (Bezzi, 1906) -> Eurychaeta - 3 species
Genus    Hemichrysomyia - 1 species
Genus    Homodexia - 7 species
Genus    Hypopygiopsis (Townsend, 1916) - 6 species
Genus    Kenia - 2 species
Genus    Keniella - 2 species
Genus    Kenypyga - 1 species
Genus    Laneella - 2 species
Genus    Laoziana - 3 species
Genus    Laticeps - 0 species
Genus    Liostiria (Enderlein, 1936) -> Platytropesa - 2 species
Genus    Lispoparea - 2 species
Genus    Lucialia - 1 species
Genus    Lucilini - 1 species
Genus    Maraviola - 7 species
Genus    Megaloprepes (Thomson, 1862) -> Cyclommatus - 1 species
Genus    Melanodexiopsis (Hall, 1948) -> Melanodexia - 4 species
Genus    Melinea - 1 species
Genus    Metallicomyia - 1 species
Genus    Metellea - 1 species
Genus    Miaspia (Enderlein, 1933) -> Bellardia - 1 species
Genus    Microcalliphora (Townsend, 1916) -> Chrysomya - 1 species
Genus    Morphomyia - 3 species
Genus    Mufetia - 1 species
Genus    Mufetiella - 1 species
Genus    Myiolucilia (Hall, 1948) -> Compsomyiops - 4 species
Genus    Neoamenia (Malloch, 1930) -> Amenia - 1 species
Genus    Neomelinda - 1 species
Genus    Nepalonesia - 3 species
Genus    Nepenthomyia - 1 species
Genus    Nesodexia - 1 species
Genus    Neta (Shannon, 1926) - 6 species
Genus    Nitellia (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) -> Pollenia - 6 species
Genus    Obscuria - 3 species
Genus    Ochromelinda - 8 species
Genus    Ochromyia - 23 species
Genus    Onesihoplisa - 1 species
Genus    Onesiomima - 1 species
Genus    Opelodexia (Reinhard, 1945) -> Melanomya - 1 species
Genus    Opelousia - 3 species
Genus    Orizia (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) -> Pollenia - 5 species
Genus    Parachromyia - 1 species
Genus    Paraphumosia - 2 species
Genus    Paraplastocerus - 1 species
Genus    Paratricyclea - 28 species
Genus    Parochromyia - 1 species
Genus    Paurothrix (Bezzi, 1927) -> Melinda - 3 species
Genus    Pavlovskiomyia (Aldrich, 1923) -> Elephantolaemus - 1 species
Genus    Phamosia - 1 species
Genus    Phumolucilia - 1 species
Genus    Phumonesia (Villeneuve, 1914) -> Lucilia - 2 species
Genus    Plastocerontus - 1 species
Genus    Plinthomyia - 1 species
Genus    Polleniella (Jacentkovsky, 1941) -> Pollenia - 1 species
Genus    Polleniinae - 70 species
Genus    Pollenoides (Matsumura, 1916) -> Bengalia - 1 species
Genus    Pollenomyia - 1 species
Genus    Polwellina - 1 species
Genus    Prosthetochaeta (Grimshaw, 1901) - 4 species
Genus    Prosthetosoma - 1 species
Genus    Protochrysomyia (Pierce, 1945) - 1 species
Genus    Pseudonesia (Villeneuve, 1920) -> Bellardia - 1 species
Genus    Pseudopollenia (Jacentkovsky, 1942) -> Pollenia - 1 species
Genus    Pseudopsodexia - 1 species
Genus    Ptylostylum (Macquart, 1851) -> Amenia - 1 species
Genus    Roraimomusca (Townsend, 1935) - 1 species
Genus    Roubaudiella (Seguy, 1925) -> Lucilia - 2 species
Genus    Sarconesiopsis (Townsend, 1918) - 2 species
Genus    Sepimentum (Hutton, 1901) -> Pollenia - 2 species
Genus    Shakaniella - 1 species
Genus    Somalia - 1 species
Genus    Somomya (Rondani, 1861) -> Calliphora - 23 species
Genus    Somomyia - 45 species
Genus    Spinthemyia - 1 species
Genus    Steringomyia (Pokorny, 1889) -> Calliphora - 4 species
Genus    Stilbomyia (Agassiz, 1846) -> Silbomyia - 2 species
Genus    Stobbeola (Enderlein, 1933) -> Calliphora - 1 species
Genus    Stomorhyna - 2 species
Genus    Temaseka - 1 species
Genus    Tetraplastocerus - 1 species
Genus    Thaumalea (Ruthe, 1831) - 135 species
Genus    Thelychaeta - 35 species
Genus    Thelychaetopsis - 1 species
Genus    Toxotarsus (Nonfried, 1892) -> Prochelyna - 4 species
Genus    Tricycleopsis - 5 species
Genus    Tricyclepsis - 1 species
Genus    Tricyclodes - 3 species
Genus    Trongia - 1 species
Genus    Tsunamia - 1 species
Genus    Wilhelmina - 1 species
Genus    Xanthotryxus - 2 species
Genus    Xerophilophaga (Enderlein, 1933) -> Melinda - 4 species
Genus    Zonochroa - 2 species
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Last pictures of Calliphoridae (Blow flies)
Suche: Chrysomya albiceps (Wiedemann, 1819)
Chrysomya albiceps (Wiedemann, 1819)
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Suche: Chrysomya albiceps
Chrysomya albiceps
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Suche: Common cluster fly with a drop in the mouth
Common cluster fly with a drop in the mouth
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Suche: Blowfly - Pollenia rudis
Blowfly - Pollenia rudis
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Suche: Common cluster fly - Top view
Common cluster fly - Top view
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Suche: Pollenia rudis - Side view
Pollenia rudis - Side view
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Suche: Common cluster fly - Pollenia rudis
Common cluster fly - Pollenia rudis
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Suche: Bluebottle blow fly - Cynomya mortuorum
Bluebottle blow fly - Cynomya mortuorum
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Suche: Head of a Blue bottle fly
Head of a Blue bottle fly
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Suche: Blue bottle fly - Front view
Blue bottle fly - Front view
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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

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