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Genus Rhagoletis

Eastern Cherry Fruit Fly - Rhagoletis cingulata Tiny fly - Rhagoletis basiola fly - Rhagoletis striatella Walnut Husk Fly - Rhagoletis completa - female Fruit Fly? - Rhagoletis suavis - female Fly Unknown? - Rhagoletis tabellaria Rhubarb Fly  - Rhagoletis pomonella - female Rhagoletis pomonella - Rhagoletis
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 Trypetinae
Tribe Carpomyini
Subtribe Carpomyina
Genus Rhagoletis
Explanation of Names
Rhagoletis Loew 1862
Numbers
25 spp. in our area, ~70 spp. total(1)
Identification
They all have a white or yellow scutellum.
Range
New World (2/3 of spp.) + Eurasia(1)
Remarks
see remarks on spider-mimicking here
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