The grey flesh fly

Latin: Sarcophaga carnaria.

The grey fleshfly

The grey fleshfly

The grey fleshfly

The grey fleshfly

11-13 mm long, gray striped chest and typically chequered abdomen. Just as the blowfly, the female grey flesh fly also seeks out dead animals to lays her eggs in. Grey flesh fly eggs hatch as soon as they are placed so in principle they give birth to live offspring.