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Proboscis of a Blowfly
Photographed by Bill Ells, UK
Image © Bill Ells
Another micrograph from my archives. This shows part of the head and the proboscis of a Blowfly or Bluebottle genus Calliphora with the unattractive specific name vomitoria.
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Editor's note: other related resources of interest.
An article on the blowfly by Wim van Egmond is in the Micscape Library.
Published in the July 1999 edition of Micscape Magazine.
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