rodent bot fly

(Cuterebra spp.)

               
     

rodent bot fly (Cuterebra sp.)

 

   
   
   
   
   
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Sources: 24, 27, 29, 30.


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Taxonomy

Order:

Diptera (gnats, mosquitoes, true flies)

 

Suborder:

Brachycera (circular-seamed flies, mouches muscoïdes, muscoid flies, short-horned flies)

 

Infraorder:

Muscomorpha

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Eremoneura

  No Rank:

Cyclorrhapha

 

Section:

Schizophora (muscoid flies)

 

Subsection:

Calyptratae (calyptrates)

 

Superfamily:

Oestroidea

 

Family:

Oestridae (bot and warble flies)

 

Subfamily:

Cuterebrinae - New World Skin Bot Flies

 
Subordinate Taxa

rabbit bot fly (Cuterebra buccata)

rodent bot fly (Cuterebra angustifrons)

rodent bot fly (Cuterebra grisea)

rodent bot fly (Cuterebra sterilator)

 
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Common
Names

glire bot fly

rodent bot fly


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

       

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The dust on it is from the bird seed container I used to save it from the lawn mower.

  rodent bot fly (Cuterebra sp.)   rodent bot fly (Cuterebra sp.)
       
  rodent bot fly (Cuterebra sp.)   rodent bot fly (Cuterebra sp.)

       
       

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6/22/2019

Location: Scott County

The dust on it is from the bird seed container I used to save it from the lawn mower.

rodent bot fly (Cuterebra sp.)


     
     
 

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