Hairy Maggot Blowfly

What a terrible name even if it is true. They are actually reasonably attractive flies.
In trying to identify it, I discovered that you can tell the gender by the eye position. Today’s fund fact: The males eyes meet on top of the head while the females are seperated.
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About birds n' bugs

Retired, living in SW Florida and spending my time at nature photography in my local area. I volunteer with a couple of local organizations to help my adopted home town. Travelling is now by airplane and car instead of a sailboat but happy anyway.
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4 Responses to Hairy Maggot Blowfly

  1. chatou11 says:

    Great macros, I like her colours very much.

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