Bottle Flies

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Bottle Fly Facts

  • Bottle Flies are about ½ an inch in length.
  • Bottle Flies are metallic blue-green, yellowish.

The name of the bottle fly derives from the shiny, metallic appearance of the fly. There are about 80 different species of bottle files. Adult bottle flies are usually between 1/8 and 5/8 inch long. The bottle fly is somewhat larger than the typical house fly.

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