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Related to Rhagoletis: genus Rhagoletis
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Noun1.Rhagoletis - a genus of TrypetidaeRhagoletis - a genus of Trypetidae    
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
apple maggot, railroad worm, Rhagoletis pomonella - larvae bore into and feed on apples
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Superparasitism of larval hosts by the walnut fly, Rhagoletis juglandis, and its implications for female and offspring performance.
Regulation of heat shock proteins in the apple maggot Rhagoletis pomonella during hot summer days and overwintering iapauses.
Host search behaviour by Rhagoletis pomonella flies: inter-tree movement patterns in response to wind-borne fruit volatiles under field conditions.
Formacion de nuevas especies de los generos Mepraia (Hemiptera: Reduviidae) y Rhagoletis (Diptera: Tephritidae) y su relacion con modificaciones de los patrones heterocromaticos y mutaciones sistemicas.
Other studies, including those on Rhagoletis indifferens Curran (VAN RANDEN; ROITBERG, 1998a), Bactrocera cucurbitae (Coquillet) and Bactrocera dorsalis (Hendel) (KHAN et al.
The present results are in contrary to the results found by Yee and Alston (2006) who reported that Confidor was satisfactorily effective against western cherry fruit fly Rhagoletis indifferens.
Bush, "Genetic Differentiation between Sympatric Host Races of the Apple Maggot Fly Rhagoletis Pomonella," Nature, vol.
Biologists have also recently proposed hybrid speciation to explain a new Rhagoletis fruit-eating fly that has appeared on an invasive honeysuckle shrub.