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Subfamily Tephritinae

Fruit flies - Icterica circinata - male - female Mating Flies With Stripped Wings - Urophora jaceana Fly on Hooker's Thistle - Terellia occidentalis Fly - Icterica seriata Unknown Fly - Dioxyna thomae - female polkadot-winged fly - Euaresta aequalis - male Fruit Fly - Campiglossa sp? - Euaresta aequalis - female Neaspilota fly ID 2 - Neaspilota - male
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)