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Photos of insects and people from the 2022 BugGuide gathering in New Mexico, July 20-24

National Moth Week was July 23-31, 2022! See moth submissions.

Photos of insects and people from the Spring 2021 gathering in Louisiana, April 28-May 2

Photos of insects and people from the 2019 gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

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Tribe Carpomyini

Fruit Fly? - Rhagoletis pomonella - male ?Rhagoletis - Rhagoletis suavis fly - Rhagoletis striatella Small orange fly - Rhagoletis Suave tephritid - Rhagoletis suavis - female Rhagoletis striatella? - Rhagoletis striatella - male Rhagoletis cornivora - Rhagoletis Tephritoidea,from malaise trap - Rhagoletis basiola - female
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
~40 spp. in 6 genera in our area, >120 spp. in 12 genera worldwide(1)
worldwide, with ca. 2/3 of the spp. in the New World(1)