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Tribe Dithrycini

Fruit fly  - Eurosta solidaginis - female Strange goldenrod gall - Eurosta solidaginis tephritid gall - Eurosta solidaginis Aciurina trixa, I believe - Aciurina trixa Eurosta solidaginis Female, Aciurina mexicana? - Aciurina mexicana - female Insecta - Aciurina bigeloviae Unknown Tephritidae - Aciurina
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 Dithrycini
Numbers
~30 spp. in 4 genera in our area, >100 spp. in 13 genera worldwide(1)
Nearctic genera:
Aciurina- 15 sp. in our area
Eurosta- 7 sp. in our area
Peronyma- 1 sp. in our area (monotypic genus)
Valentibulla- 6 sp. in our area
Range
worldwide(1)