Caption: Maggots (larvae) of the blue bottle fly (Calliphora vomitoria) on a decomposing animal carcass. The larvae feed on decomposing matter until they pupate after several days, emerging a few weeks later as adult flies.

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Keywords: animal, animals, biological, biology, blue bottle, blue bottles, bluebottle, bluebottles, calliphora vomitoria, carcass, dead, death, decay, decaying, decomposing, entomology, flies, fly, insect, insects, larva, macro, maggot, maggots, maggots on a carcass

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Maggots on a carcass

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