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Tribe Eutretini

I think this is a Eutreta noveboracensis - Eutreta noveboracensis Fruit Fly - Eutreta Picture-wing fly with peacock-like wings - Paracantha cultaris Eutreta sp? - Eutreta I love the polka dots - but what is it? - Eutreta - female Eutreta angusta - Eutreta Fruit Fly - Eutreta strange fly - Paracantha
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
35 spp. in 6 genera in our area, ~100 spp. in 16 genera worldwide(1)
mostly New World (esp. the Neotropics), with some representation in other major zoogeogr. regions(1)
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