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Genus Chaetorellia

little fly - Chaetorellia - female Tephritid Fruit Fly #4 - Chaetorellia succinea - female Tephritid Fruit Fly #2 - Chaetorellia succinea - female Fruit Fly - Chaetorellia - female Fruit Fly - Chaetorellia - male Fruit Fly - Chaetorellia - male Diptera-1 - Chaetorellia succinea - female False Peacock Fly - Chaetorellia succinea - female
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 Terelliini
Genus Chaetorellia
Explanation of Names
Chaetorellia Hendel 1927
Numbers
3 spp. in our area (all introduced), 9 spp. total(1)
Identification
Key to species in(2)
Range
native to Eurasia, introduced in NA to control non-native weeds(1)
Food
on Centaurea(3)
Remarks
Ch. acrolophi (the Knapweed Peacock Fly)(3) is not yet in the guide
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