Calliphoridae

Family in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaArthropodaInsectaDiptera

  • 77,454

    Occurrences
  • 1,981

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Calliphoridae

Common names

  • blowflies eng
  • blow flies
  • bluebottles
  • more

Taxonomic status

Accepted family

Habitat

Marine

Georeferenced data

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Arthropoda
class
Insecta
order
Diptera
family
Calliphoridae
genus
207
species
1,981
 
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Bibliography

Grootaert, P.; De Bruyn, L.; De Meyer, M. (1991). Catalogue of the Diptera of Belgium. Studiedocumenten van het Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen. 70: 338pp.

Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage (117338878) has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified on Apr 13, 2016.