Lucilia caesar (Linnaeus, 1758)
Common and widesread in Nottinghamshire, Lucilia caesar is one of several species of Lucilia, which are the so called 'Greenbottle' Flies. Identification to species level, cannot really be done without the aid of a microscope and scalpel, but Lucilia caesar is the most likely species to be recorded around houses and gardens.
Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Lucilia caesar
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton.

You can contribute your own records to help us gain an accurate status of this species in Nottinghamshire. Send an Excel spreadsheet of your records via the 'contact us' link at the top of the homepage.

Updated January 2021

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