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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Subfamily Tephritinae

fly - Trupanea nigricornis Tomoplagia obliqua? - Tomoplagia obliqua - female fly - Procecidochares atra - female Diptera - Acinia picturata Euaresta bella? - Euaresta stigmatica - female Diptera ID Request - Trupanea vicina Male, Tephritis? - Tephritis arizonaensis - male
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
Numbers
>260 spp. in 45 genera of 8 tribes in our area, ~1900 spp. in >200 genera of 11 tribes worldwide(1)
Range
worldwide(1)