Monday, April 16, 2012

Flesh-fly (Sarcophaga sp), Sumatra Indonesia


Photos in this post were taken in Bengkulu Sumatra Indonesia. This fly has common name of flesh-fly. It is from the family of Sarcophagidae under genus of Sarcophaga.




This fly has orange compound eyes and transparrent wings. It has black and grey stripes on the thorax. On its abdomen it has dark and light square dots. The size is about 10mm.

Taxonomy:
Kingdom : Animalia
Phylum : Arthropoda - Arthropods
Class : Insecta - Insects
Order : Diptera - Flies
No Taxon : Calyptratae
Superfamily : Oestroidea
Family : Sarcophagidae - Flesh Flies
Subfamily : Sarcophaginae
Genus : Sarcophaga

Reference:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sarcophaga_bercaea

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