greenbottle fly

any of several metallic-green blowflies, as Phaenicia sericata.
Also called greenbottle.

1860–65; green + bottle1 Unabridged
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greenbottle (ˈɡriːnˌbɒtəl)
a common dipterous fly, Lucilia caesar, that has a dark greenish body with a metallic lustre and lays its eggs in carrion: family Calliphoridae

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