Large flesh fly

Large flesh fly - Adult at rest
  • Latin name: Sarcophaga aldrichi Parker
  • French name: Grosse mouche à viande
  • Order: Diptera
  • Family: Sarcophagidae
  • Synonym(s): Arachnidomyia aldrichi (Parker)
Description

Distribution

Canada

Micro-habitat(s)

Insect

Canadian Forest Service Publications

Large flesh fly

Diet and feeding behaviour

  • Parasitoid : Lives and grows on or whitin a living insect. Kills its host by consuming its tissues before pupation or metamorphosis into an adult.
Information on host(s)

Main host(s)

N/A

Photos
  • Large flesh fly Adult at rest
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