Muscid Flies
(Family Muscidae)

Updated April 15, 1999

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House Fly, Musca domestica

(Jim Kalisch, UNL Entomology)
House Fly Life Cycle

(Jim Kalisch, UNL Entomology)
House Fly Prepupa and
Sequence of Puparia by Age

(Jim Kalisch, UNL Entomology)
Dead House Fly with Fungal Disease
(Note "spray" of spores.)

(Jim Kalisch, Wes Watson, UNL Entomology)
Stable Fly, Stomoxys calcitrans

(Jim Kalisch, UNL Entomology)
Stable Fly Life Cycle

(Jim Kalisch, UNL Entomology)
Stable Flies on Lower Leg of Bovine

(Jack Campbell, UNL Entomology)
Stable Fly on Lower Leg of Human

(Leon Higley, UNL Entomology)
Comparison of Stable Fly (left)
and House Fly (right)
(Dorsal View)

(Jim Kalisch, UNL Entomology)
Comparison of Stable Fly (left)
and House Fly (right)
(Ventral View)

(Jim Kalisch, UNL Entomology)
Horn Fly, Haematobia irritans

(Jim Kalisch, UNL Entomology)
Horn Fly (Ventral View)

(Jim Kalisch, UNL Entomology)
Horn Flies on Back of Confined Bovine

(Jack Campbell, UNL Entomology)