Observations in the Species: Ceratitis capitata

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

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Iridescent fruit fly

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By: Andrewm
Friends of the Liesbeek
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Location: 27 Bellevliet Rd, Obs
Observed: 8th April 2017
Added: 9th April 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

A happy little chap about 1/2cm long. Flicking its wings and not camera-shy at all.

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Fruit fly on dirty glass

fruit fly
By: nubigena
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: Mount Pleasant, Simon's Town
Observed: 29th August 2014
Added: 1st September 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:1
Description:

About 5-7 mm long.

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Natal Fruit Fly

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By: Michael McSweeney
BirdLife South AfricaBotanical Society of South AfricaCape Bird ClubSouth African National Parks Honorary Rangers
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Location: Westlake
Observed: 27th February 2013
Added: 27th February 2013
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:6
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Tephritidae

Tephritidae
By: rjpretor
Entomological Society of AmericaEntomological Society of Southern AfricaLepidopterists' Society of Africa
Invertebrates expert
Location: R708, Hoopstad
Observed: 6th June 2010
Added: 23rd November 2012
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Fruit fly

Fruit fly
By: Lizzie.
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Elarduspark, Pretoria
Observed: 7th December 2010
Added: 1st October 2012
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Smallish, different dark patterns on wings, yellow/cream and dark brown stripes on adomen, multi-coloured eyes, observed on figs.

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Small pear-shaped fly on aloe - Montagu WCape

Small pear-shaped fly on aloe - Montagu WCape
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Location: R62, Montagu
Observed: 14th June 2012
Added: 16th June 2012
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

A small (7 mm) pear-shaped fly on an aloe inflorescence.

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