Image Number: 5311094

Descriptor:
Adult(s)
Description:
Wings, usually held in a drooping position on live flies, are broad and hyaline with black, brown, and brownish yellow markings. Wide brownish yellow band across middle of wing; Australia: Western Australia, South Perth, ex lab colony.
Image type:
Museum
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Image location:
Museum Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, Australia

Subject

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: Ceratitidini
Genus: Ceratitis
Subject: Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann, 1824)
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, October 11, 2007
Image last updated:
Thursday, December 13, 2007