Thread subject: Diptera.info :: are Sarcophigidae viviparous?

Posted by Louis Boumans on 04-07-2005 11:31
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yesterday a witnessed a fem Sarcophagid, one of the larger species, squatting on the soil. When it flew away, it left behind a single small maggot ca. 2 mm, which quickly buried into the soil.
Could this be one of those species that develop in earthworms?

Louis