Image Number: 5435312

Modified version of the PTS/Puckett trap, with phorid flies stuck to the sticky portion.  Constructed with a cup lid as the base to ease in storage and reduce contamination (once cup is snapped on).
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United States


Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Diptera
Suborder: Brachycera
Infraorder: Cyclorrhapha
Superfamily: Aschiza
Family: Phoridae
Subject: humpbacked flies
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Image uploaded:
Friday, April 22, 2011
Image last updated:
Friday, May 13, 2011