Sarcapohaga carnaria

This website was designed to educate the public about Sarcophaga carnaria, more commonly called the European flesh fly.  This organism gets its name because they are commonly found around dead carrion.  As mentioned, it is primarily found in Europe, but other species of flesh fly are found all over the world.  On this website you will find various information about the European flesh fly such as classification, reproduction, and humans’ uses for this organism.  Start out by visiting the classification to understand how Sarcophaga carnaria fits in with other organisms.

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