Muscidae (Diptera) records from Britain and Ireland to 1985
This is a small, historic dataset held at the BRC which contains records of the Muscidae. This group includes houseflies and their allies. These data are attributed to the former Sepsidae and Muscidae Recording Scheme, now ceased operation.
This small dataset contains records from England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland. Recording effort was strongest in south-east England and the Midlands. There are fewer records for Scotland and Wales and very few for Ireland.
To collate existing data and encourage future recording. This species group has health implications for both humans and animals.
Most records were checked and collated on recording cards by Eric Hillerton who is experienced in Muscidae recording and identification.
Conversion of the data from recording cards to electronic format took place at the BRC.
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