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Chrysomya albiceps, larvae
Nikita Vikhrev
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Posted on 04-10-2007 17:00
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Side, sand dunas, dead hedgehog.
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It won't appeal to everyone, but I think this is a lovely photo! Grin (I can imagine the smell very clearly! Pfft)
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It is 3-d carrion succesion step, so smell is not as strong. Larvae have to be under carps, but due to rain they moved to upper surface.
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