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Fruit Fly


Small Fruit Fly with elaborate patterned wings, 3 mm long. Pictures 2, 3 and 4 are of a much paler female, 4 mm long, photographed in the same place on 13 July 2015. Family Tephritidae.


Came to an ultraviolet light in the garden, San Cristobal de Las Casas, 2,200 meters.

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Chiapas, Mexico

Lat: 16.73, Long: -92.62

Spotted on Jul 27, 2014
Submitted on Aug 9, 2014

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