genus Rhagoletis


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Noun1.genus Rhagoletis - a genus of Trypetidaegenus Rhagoletis - 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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Temperate fruit flies in the genus Rhagoletis (Diptera: Tephritidae) have narrow host ranges relative to those of tropical fruit flies, suggesting they will not attack or are incapable of developing in most novel fruit.
Sympatric host race formation and speciation in frugivorous flies of the genus Rhagoletis (Diptera: Tephritidae).
The Genus Rhagoletis Loew South of the United States (Diptera: Tephritidae).