Snail Parasite Blowfly

Family Calliphoridae,

Amenia sp.,

subfamily Ameniinae.

1:1 Macro, yes, this is a large fly.

View all photos taken: Sunday, 17th February 2008, This photo: 9:27am

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Comments

  • pato_garza said:
    cool shot man!
  • David de Groot said:
    Thanks, 'twas a "pretty" fly, well as pretty as a fly can get anyway.
  • maasha said:
    Wow, must be suffering from air sickness in a bad bad way ...
  • Panorama Paul said:
    From fine food fotos to freaky fly fotos... don't know which I prefer!? ;-)
  • David de Groot said:
    Indeed - probably ate something that didn't agree with him ;-)

    Ah, all excitement around here, never know what you might get.

    Indeed!
  • =Dieg0 said:
    Thats a 1:1 ratio!?!??!
  • David de Groot said:
    Sure is - we breed 'em big Down Under :)
  • Brodie Foster said:
    This looks like one of those common green flies wearing a mask, haha.