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Genus Paracantha

Small fly - Paracantha gentilis Fruit Fly? - Paracantha fruit fly - Paracantha culta - female Crazy Fruit Fly on Weedy Thistle - Paracantha gentilis - female Fruit Fly--but which one? - Paracantha Thistle Guest - Paracantha culta Brown Spotted Fly - Paracantha culta Fruit Fly - Paracantha
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon ("Acalyptratae")
Superfamily Tephritoidea
Family Tephritidae (Fruit Flies)
Subfamily Tephritinae
Tribe Eutretini
Genus Paracantha
Explanation of Names
Paracantha Coquillett 1899
Numbers
7 spp. in our area, 10 spp. total(1)
Range
New World, more diverse in the Neotropics(2)