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Lucilia caesar is a member of the fly family Calliphoridae commonly known as blow flies. L. caesar is commonly referred to as the common greenbottle. The adult flies typically feed on pollen and nectar of flowers. The larvae feed mainly on carrion.
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Valter Jacinto set "Mosca da família Calliphoridae // Blow Fly (Lucilia caesar), female" as an exemplar on "Lucilia caesar (Linnaeus, 1758 )".
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