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Tribe Terelliini

Favorite fly on thistle - Terellia fuscicornis - male Tephritidae  - Neaspilota Tephritid Fruit Fly #5 - Chaetorellia succinea - female 6013998 Neaspilota - Neaspilota Neaspilota brunneostigmata? - Neaspilota - female Tephritids on Cirsium horridulum - Terellia palposa - male - female Fly on Virnonia - Neaspilota Fly 4.3mm, Terellia? - Neaspilota - 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 Tephritinae
Tribe Terelliini
~30 spp. in 4 genera in our area, >100 spp. in 6 genera worldwide(1)
most diverse in the Palaearctic(1)