T.E.R:R.A.I.N - Taranaki Educational Resource: Research, Analysis and Information Network


Fly (Yellow blowfly) Family: Calliphoridae

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Diptera
Suborder: Brachycera
Infraorder: Muscomorpha
Subsection: Calyptratae
Superfamily: Oestroidea
Family: Calliphoridae

An unknown species of blowfly in the family of Calliphoridae feeding on nectar from the flowers of Chamelaucium uncinatum. April, New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand.