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EENY 440: Human Bot Fly, torsalo (Central America), moyocuil (Mexico), berne (Brasil), mucha (Colombia, mirunta (Peru), and ura (Argentina, Paraguay, and Uruguay), Dermatobia hominis (Linnaeus, Jr.) (Insecta: Diptera: Oestridae)

Figure 13. Raised lesion on the skin caused by the presence of a larva of the human bot fly, Dermatobia hominis (Linnaeus Jr.).

Credit: Francisco M. Marty, M.D. and Kristen R. Whiteside, B.S., Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA