Fruit Flies. A large cosmopolitan family best represented in the tropics.     [135 Aust. species]

All species pictured have their DNA in the Barcode of Life Database.

Acanthonevra sp.

Bactrocera aquilonis

Bactrocera bancroftii

Bactrocera cucumis



Bactrocera endiandrae

Bactrocera tryoni

  Bactrocera sp.

Calosphenisca unicuneata


Dioxyna sororcula

Rockmopterum venustum Trumpanea sp. GC1

Paracantha sp. GC1





CSIRO's Double Helix Science Club - Fruit Fly Identifier sheet.


Insects of Australia (Chapter 39: Diptera)

D.H. Colless and D.K. McAlpine

CSIRO, Division of Entomology

1137pp (2 volumes), Melbourne University Press, 2nd Edition 1999.

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