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Calliphora quadrimaculata

Synonyms: Calliphora cockaynei; Calliphora dasyphthalma; Musca fulvimaculata; Musca sacra; Musca violacea

Wikipedia Abstract

Calliphora quadrimaculata, commonly known as the New Zealand Blue blowfly and by its Maori name Rango Pango, is in order Diptera insect of Calliphoridae family in the genus Calliphora, This particular blowfly is found throughout New Zealand as well as on Chatham, Auckland, Stewart and Campbell Islands that surround New Zealand New Zealand. Generally blowfly maggots in New Zealand have to feed on animal tissue or faeces to develop into adult blowflies.
View Wikipedia Record: Calliphora quadrimaculata


Parasitized by 
Taenia hydatigena <Unverified Name>[1]
Taenia pisiformis[1]


NZ (NZ); NZ (Auckland Is, Campbell I);



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1Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
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