Sheep Bot Fly
The full grown larva of the Sheep Bot Fly (Oestrus ovis) is a fly in the Oestridae family of bot flies and is known as a major pest in the Australian sheep industry. ‘a’ shows the mouth hooks.
KeywordsInsect, larvae, bug, botfly, sheep bot fly, Oestrus ovis, Iestridae, bot-fly, sheep pest, full grown larva, mouth hooks
GalleriesOther Orders of Insects
William Dwight Whitney The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language (New York, NY: The Century Co., 1911)