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Tribe Acrotaeniini

Fruit Fly - Tomoplagia obliqua Unknown Fly - Tomoplagia obliqua Yellow fruit fly with green eyes and wing patterns - Tomoplagia Tomoplagia obliqua? - Tomoplagia obliqua Fly - Tomoplagia obliqua - male Tephritidae on Ironweed - Tomoplagia obliqua Tephritidae on Ironweed - Tomoplagia obliqua Tephritidae, ventral - Tomoplagia obliqua
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 Acrotaeniini
Numbers
10 spp. in 5 genera in our area, ~100 spp. in 10 genera worldwide(1)
Range
predominantly Neotropical (96 spp. in 10 genera)(1)