Larva (maggot) of a lesser house fly

6676.      Thus bug was found on a pet rabbit in the evening and the bunny passed away over night… coincidence? We’ve never seen this type of bug but have recently moved here. Toronto, Ontario. Canada


Number 6676.  This looks like a larva (maggot) of a lesser house fly (Diptera: Muscidae). Also known as a latrine fly, they breed in all manner of decomposing organic matter, Click here for details.