Queensland Fruit Fly
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Pest Hotline: 1-800-491-1899
The adult Queensland Fruit Fly is approximately 6 mm in length, it has a wing expanse of 10 to 12 mm, and it has transparent wings. Body coloration is brown marked with yellow. The dorsum of the thorax has a broad creamy band with a narrow yellow stripe on either side. The abdomen is constricted at the base, and broadly rounded at the tip.
Credit: Photo from Pest and Diseases Image Library, Bugwood.org