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Species Euleia fratria

Tephritidae larva on Wild Parsnip - Euleia fratria Tephritidae, puparium with parasitoid emergent hole - Euleia fratria Miner on Zizia aurea - Euleia fratria Miner on Cryptotaenia canadensis - Euleia fratria Agromyzidae, on Golden AlexandersX - Euleia fratria Euleia fratria_TR19-03_2019-07-26 - Euleia fratria New Hope Bottomlands leaf miner on Cryptotaenia canadensis D3815 Euleia fratria 2022 2 - Euleia fratria New Hope Bottomlands leaf miner on Cryptotaenia canadensis D3815 Euleia fratria 2022 3 - Euleia fratria
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 Trypetini
Subtribe Trypetina
Genus Euleia
Species fratria (Euleia fratria)
Range
United States and southern Canada except Great Plains and Southwest(1)
Food
Leaf miners in parsnip and other Apiaceae and Asteraceae(1)
Life Cycle
Details of immature stages and life cycle in(2). Interestingly, Euleia fratria males perform courting with both females and males, having unique steps for either sex.
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).
2.Bionomics of Euleia Fratria (Loew) (Diptera: Tephritidae)
Maurice J. Tauber and Catherine A. Toschi. 1965. Canadian Journal of Zoology.