rodent bot fly, Cuterebra fontinella  (Diptera: Oestridae) - 1482017

rodent bot fly
Cuterebra fontinella Clark, 1827

Descriptor: Adult(s)
Description: mouse (Peromyscus leucopus) collected 15 June 1988; fly larva emerged from host in lab 28 June 1988, adult eclosion 28 September 1988; voucher identified by C.W. Sabrosky, 1988. Photo published in Medical and Veterinary Entomolgy, G. Mullen and L. Durden, 2002. p 335. Academic Press.
Image type: Laboratory
Image view: Lateral / Side
Image location: near Buxton, Dare County, Cape Hatterus National Seashore, North Carolina, United States

Specimen Information

Specimen in collection: No
Specimen Condition:
Identification Method:

Photographer Information

Name: Sturgis McKeever
Organization: Georgia Southern University
Country: United States

More Images:

Image Number: 1482017

Light Box(?)

For Batch Downloading, Requesting Commercial Use,
Creating Presentations, and Creating Image Collections


Creative Commons License    This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 United States License.

Image Use:(?) You must attribute the work in the manner specified (but not in any way that suggests endorsement). You may not use this work for commercial purposes unless permission is granted by the photographer or copyright owner.

Image Citation:(?) Sturgis McKeever, Georgia Southern University, Bugwood.org

Node Affiliation: Bugwood - UGA

Available Images Resolutions:

(Download only - Use Light Box for Requests)


Image uploaded on Monday, May 28, 2007
Image Information last updated on Friday, June 29, 2007