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Classification after McAlpine 1989
Containing group: Tephritoidea


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Scientific Name Prochyliza
Location Six Mile Creek, Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York, USA
Specimen Condition Dead Specimen
Identified By Keith Bayless
Life Cycle Stage Adult
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Copyright © Keith Bayless
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