Dark-eyed Fruit Fly
( Drosophila repleta )


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PHOTO COMMENT

IDENTIFICATION
Identification:Drosophila repleta
(Wollaston, 1858)
Common Name:Dark-eyed Fruit Fly
Life Stage:(A) adult

PHYLOGENY

Phylum:Arthropoda
Class:Insecta
Superorder:Holometabola
Order:Diptera
Family:Drosophilidae
Genus:Drosophila
Taxon Code:DIP00742
ITIS TSN#:146338

LOCATION DETAILS
Location
ISMC Garden - Oakland, Melrose District, 5209 Congress Ave, Oakland
County:Alameda County
ECI Site#:CA01100101

RECOGNITION
Mottled thorax, abdominal tergites with light spots in laterally dark areas. Hairs arising from spots on the thorax.

BIOLOGY
Range
Cosmopolitan

HABITAT

CREDITS
Photographer
Eddie Dunbar

REFERENCES
  • Species Drosophila repleta. (http://bugguide.net/node/view/861124). Accessed March 12, 2016. [ IMAGES ]
  • Integrated Taxonomic Information System TSN#146338


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