Ceratitis capitata - dyptera

Ceratitis capitata - dyptera

Observation - Ceratitis capitata - dyptera - UK and Ireland. Description: Only two other UK ones in iSpot and few via NBN but this must be quite widespread, considering the Mediterranean fruit imports. It is generally hated around the World but what a beauty! the 'wiring diagrame' on the wings is pretty amazing and so too the

Only two other UK ones in iSpot and few via NBN but this must be quite widespread, considering the Mediterranean fruit imports.
It is generally hated around the World but what a beauty!
the 'wiring diagrame' on the wings is pretty amazing and so too the wing-clouds and the lovely fascinations (setae) on the head
See http://entnemdept.ufl.edu/creatures/fruit/mediterranean_fruit_fly.htm