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Species Terellia occidentalis

Peacock fly - Terellia occidentalis Tephritidae species - Terellia occidentalis fruit fly - Terellia occidentalis - female Ovipositing fruit fly-Terellia occidentalis? - Terellia occidentalis - female Yellow and silver fruit fly with black spots - Terellia occidentalis Terellia sp. - Terellia occidentalis - female Order Diptera, Genus Terellia - Terellia occidentalis - male Fruit Fly - Terellia occidentalis - Terellia occidentalis - male
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 Terelliini
Genus Terellia
Species occidentalis (Terellia occidentalis)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Orellia occidentalis [See Dr. Hauser's comments here.]
Western North America