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Tribe Eutretini

Fruit Fly - Paracantha gentilis Paracantha, male - Paracantha culta - male Paracantha,  mating behavior - Paracantha culta - male - female Fruit Fly - Eutreta Brown fly, spotted black wings - Eutreta Eutreta Fruit fly (possibly Paracantha cultaris) collected with a sweep net from cotton field - Paracantha - female Fruit Fly - Eutreta
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
Numbers
35 spp. in 6 genera in our area, ~100 spp. in 16 genera worldwide(1)
Range
mostly New World (esp. the Neotropics), with some representation in other major zoogeogr. regions(1)
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