Image Number: 5311050

Body predominantly orangish to brown. Face undulating, convex above, concave below. Number of pale whitish to yellow postsutural stripes three. Subscutellum uniformly brown. Wings with crossvein r-m covered by short, diffuse infuscation, or covered by short, well-defined infuscation; crossvein dm-cu covered by a major crossband which reaches posterior margin of wing; Papua New Guinea; Bougainville, Loloho, 22-27 Mar 2001, Grimshaw & Waterhouse (NAQS, Mareeba).
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Museum Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, Australia


Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Diptera
Suborder: Brachycera
Infraorder: Acalyptratae
Superfamily: Tephritoidea
Family: Tephritidae
Subfamily: Dacinae
Tribe: Dacini
Genus: Bactrocera
Subject: Bactrocera cucurbitae (Coquillett, 1899)
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Thursday, October 11, 2007
Image last updated:
Thursday, December 13, 2007