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Species Trupanea signata

Tephritidae, puparium in Blazing star - Trupanea signata Tephritidae, dorsal - Trupanea signata Tephritidae, dorsal - Trupanea signata Tephritidae, lateral - Trupanea signata
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 Tephritini
No Taxon (Tephritis group)
Genus Trupanea
Species signata (Trupanea signata)
Explanation of Names
Trupanea signata Foote, 1960
Life Cycle
Reared from Anaphalis, Gnaphalium(1)
Works Cited
1.Handbook of the Fruit Flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) of America North of Mexico
Richard H. Foote, P. L. Blanc, Allen L. Norrbom. 1993. Cornell University Press (Comstock Publishing).