Botfly

Parasitic insect

Botflies, also known as warble flies or gadflies, are a family of flies: the Oestridae. Their larvae are internal parasites of mammals, some species growing in the host's flesh and others within the gut.

Botfly
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Horse botfly (Gasterophilus intestinalis)
Scientific classification e
Unrecognized taxon (fix): Oestridae
Subfamilies