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Tephritidae, puparium in Blazing star - Trupanea signata

Tephritidae, puparium in Blazing star - Trupanea signata
Quarry Prairie, Winneshiek County, Iowa, USA
September 17, 2019
August 30, 2019: collected flowers of Blazing star, Liatris sp., as I was going to try and key them
September 17, 2019: forgot the flowers in the fridge, looked close, pulled some florets off and there was a puparium, probably more in the other flowers
September 20, 2019: adult fly
September 21, 2019: 2 more flies

Batch rearing.

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Tephritidae, puparium in Blazing star - Trupanea signata Tephritidae, dorsal - Trupanea signata Tephritidae, dorsal - Trupanea signata Tephritidae, lateral - Trupanea signata

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