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Fly larva hatching from an egg. Fly larvae are known as maggots. Flies go through four life stages: egg, larva, pupa and adult. The eggs are laid near a food source. The larvae hatch from the eggs and feed, sometimes going through several additional stages (instars) before pupating to produce the adult winged form.
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