Family Calliphoridae Brauer and von Bergenstamm 1889 (blow fly)

Insecta - Diptera - Calliphoridae

Parent taxon: Oestroidea according to B. M. Wiegmann et al. 2011

See also Carpenter 1992

Sister taxa: Mesembrinellidae, Oestridae, Sarcophagidae, Tachinidae

Subtaxa: Chrysomya Cochliomyia Protophormia

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Ecology:

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Argentina (1 collection), Austria (1), Belgium (1), Germany (1), Greenland (2), Kenya (1), the Netherlands (1), United States (2: California, Virginia)

• Pliocene of South Africa (1)

Total: 11 collections each including a single occurrence

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