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tephritid - Euaresta bella - female

tephritid - Euaresta bella - Female
Westmeath Provincial Park: large field near main entrance, Renfrew, Ontario, Canada
July 15, 2000

Moved from Fruit Flies.

Euaresta bella?
Apparently Euaresta bella following Foote et al.(1) but I'm no expert. Female. Was it on ragweed or a relative?

It looks prettyg good for E.
It looks pretty good for E. bella. As for host, all I can say was that it was in a weedy field. Thanks for the ID!

Yes, E. bella (Loew). Its onl
Yes, E. bella (Loew). Its only host is common ragweed.

Thanks for the ID!
Thanks for the ID!

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