Taxon profile


fruit flies
Tephritidae Macquart, 1835

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Diptera - true flies, mosquitoes and gnats »  superfamily Tephritoidea

Scientific synonyms

Ditricha Rondani, 1871
Tephriditae Bigot, 1952
Tephriti Lioy, 1895
Tephritides Saunders, 1841
Tephritidi Bigot, 1886
Tephritidina Lynch, 1881
Tephritisini Aclocque, 1897
Tephrititae Desmarest, 1860
Tephritites Newman, 1834
Tephrititi Lioy, 1864


Functions restricted to taxon Tephritidae


Included taxa

Number of records: 9

subfamily Blepharoneurinae Korneyev, 1994
subfamily Dacinae Loew, 1862
subfamily Phytalmiinae Bigot, 1886
subfamily Tachiniscinae Handlirsch, 1925
subfamily Tephritinae Macquart, 1835
subfamily Trypetidinae Loew, 1861

Tephritidae incertae sedis

genus Oxyphora Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830
genus Pseudorellia Shiraki, 1933
genus Stylia Robineau-Desvoidy, 1830

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