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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
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Superfamily Tephritoidea

Fruit Fly - Tomoplagia obliqua Waltzing Fly? - Prochyliza Fruit fly on Holly - Parastenopa limata Papaya Fruit Fly Immatures - Toxotrypana curvicauda Neotephritis finalis (Loew) - Neotephritis finalis unknown dipteran - Tetanops - female Unknown Diptera  - female Eastern Cherry Fruit Fly - Rhagoletis cingulata
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Superfamily Tephritoidea
8 families in our area(1), 10 total (the two missing exotic families include ~13 spp. between them)
Print References
Sueyoshi, Masahiro (2005). Comparative Morphology of the Male Terminalia of Tephritidae and other Cyclorrhapha. Isr. J. Entomol. 35:477-496 (PDF)