The prolific reproduction of these pests makes them not only annoying but an increased risk to health around you and your family as they spread disease and pathogens.

Flies Facts & Figures

  • Blue & Green Bottles are both Flies just like the common House Fly
  • Female lays 6-8 batches of 100 eggs after one mating on refuse, fresh food, dead animals etc
  • Eggs can hatch within 12 hours producing first stage larvae
  • Mature larvae pupates
  • After 3-5 days the adult fly emerges
  • Total life cycle takes 7 weeks at 16°C, 12 days at 25°C