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Other Fly (many families, acalyptrate)TEPHRITIDAE (family)

Fruit fly or seed fly at Ben Boyd National Park

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TEPHRITIDAE (family) at Ben Boyd National Park - 15 Sep 2019
TEPHRITIDAE (family) at Ben Boyd National Park - 15 Sep 2019

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4 comments

   26 Sep 2019
I know it’s a poor photo, James. But any idea what family this one belongs to? I haven’t previously seen anything like it.
jgl wrote:
   26 Sep 2019
Tephritidae, maybe Tephritinae
   26 Sep 2019
Max's photo of possibly the same individual got confirmed as Tephritidae (it shows up below as being in the same location).
KimPullen wrote:
   9 Oct 2019
Formalising an ID by others.

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Lyperanthus suaveolens (Brown Beaks) at Ben Boyd National Park - 15 Sep 2019 by JackieMiles Comesperma ericinum (Heath Milkwort) at Ben Boyd National Park - 15 Sep 2019 by LizAllen TEPHRITIDAE (family) (Fruit fly or seed fly) at Ben Boyd National Park - 15 Sep 2019 by MaxCampbell Dillwynia rudis at Ben Boyd National Park - 15 Sep 2019 by Paul Whitington Patersonia sp. at Ben Boyd National Park - 15 Sep 2019 by Paul Whitington Coopernookia barbata (Purple Coopernookia) at Ben Boyd National Park - 15 Sep 2019 by MaxCampbell Tetratheca pilosa subsp. latifolia at Ben Boyd National Park - 21 Aug 2016 by SteveBurrows Coopernookia barbata (Purple Coopernookia) at Ben Boyd National Park - 21 Aug 2016 by SteveBurrows Scaevola ramosissima (Hairy Fan-flower) at Ben Boyd National Park - 28 Mar 2012 by robndane Burchardia umbellata (Milkmaids) at Ben Boyd National Park - 17 Sep 2008 by robndane Euphrasia collina subsp. collina (Purple Eyebright) at Ben Boyd National Park - 17 Sep 2008 by robndane Thysanotus patersonii (Twining Fringe Lily) at Ben Boyd National Park - 17 Sep 2008 by robndane Epacris impressa (Common Heath) at Ben Boyd National Park - 17 Sep 2008 by robndane Lyperanthus suaveolens (Brown Beaks) at Ben Boyd National Park - 16 Sep 2006 by JackieMiles Prasophyllum elatum (Tall Leek Orchid) at Ben Boyd National Park - 16 Sep 2006 by JackieMiles
Lyperanthus suaveolens (Brown Beaks) at Ben Boyd National Park - 15 Sep 2019 by JackieMiles
Comesperma ericinum (Heath Milkwort) at Ben Boyd National Park - 15 Sep 2019 by LizAllen
TEPHRITIDAE (family) (Fruit fly or seed fly) at Ben Boyd National Park - 15 Sep 2019 by MaxCampbell
Dillwynia rudis at Ben Boyd National Park - 15 Sep 2019 by Paul Whitington
Patersonia sp. at Ben Boyd National Park - 15 Sep 2019 by Paul Whitington
Coopernookia barbata (Purple Coopernookia) at Ben Boyd National Park - 15 Sep 2019 by MaxCampbell
Tetratheca pilosa subsp. latifolia at Ben Boyd National Park - 21 Aug 2016 by SteveBurrows
Coopernookia barbata (Purple Coopernookia) at Ben Boyd National Park - 21 Aug 2016 by SteveBurrows
Scaevola ramosissima (Hairy Fan-flower) at Ben Boyd National Park - 28 Mar 2012 by robndane
Burchardia umbellata (Milkmaids) at Ben Boyd National Park - 17 Sep 2008 by robndane
Euphrasia collina subsp. collina (Purple Eyebright) at Ben Boyd National Park - 17 Sep 2008 by robndane
Thysanotus patersonii (Twining Fringe Lily) at Ben Boyd National Park - 17 Sep 2008 by robndane
Epacris impressa (Common Heath) at Ben Boyd National Park - 17 Sep 2008 by robndane
Lyperanthus suaveolens (Brown Beaks) at Ben Boyd National Park - 16 Sep 2006 by JackieMiles
Prasophyllum elatum (Tall Leek Orchid) at Ben Boyd National Park - 16 Sep 2006 by JackieMiles

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  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

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