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Subfamily Tephritinae

Blowin' in the wind - Procecidochares Space Alien - Goldenrod Gall Fly emergence - Eurosta solidaginis - female Fruit Fly - Tephritis webbii Gray fly with patterned wings Id help needed  - fly - Procecidochares atra Tephritini - Euarestoides Fly - Eutreta Fruit Fly - Procecidochares atra
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
Numbers
>260 spp. in 45 genera of 8 tribes in our area, ~1900 spp. in >200 genera of 11 tribes worldwide(1)
Range
worldwide(1)