Taxon profile


Blue Bottle Fly
Calliphora vomitoria (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Diptera - true flies, mosquitoes and gnats »  family Calliphoridae - blow flies »  genus Calliphora »  subgenus Calliphora


Taxon in country check-lists*

Europe: Czechia, Asia: India

* List of countries might not be complete

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [397064]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Calliphora vomitoria (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Jedlička L., Kúdela M., Stloukalová V.: Checklist of Diptera of the Czech Republic and Slovakia [] [as Calliphora vomitoria (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 21 June 2016
EN Bharti M. (2011): An updated checklist of blowflies (Diptera: Calliphoridae) from India, Halteres, Vol. 3 [as "Callipora " = Calliphora vomitoria (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 26 March 2020

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