False Fruit Fly
Male, Wing Venation
Black-winged Fruit Fly
Female: dorsal
False Fruit Fly (Austrotephritis poenia)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Flies (Diptera)
Family: Fruit Fly (Tephritidae)
Species: False Fruit Fly (Austrotephritis poenia)
This Photo:     Male, Head

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA), the Adelaide Hills and elsewhere

Copyright © 2016-2022 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 25-Dec-2016
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.