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Metabolic stress disinfection and disinfestation (MSDD) is a postharvest treatment designed to control pathogens and arthropod pests on commodities that combines short cycles of low pressure/vacuum and high CO2 with ethanol vapor. Experiments were conducted to evaluate the effect of MSDD treatment...

Author(s)
Arévalo-Galarza, L.; Follett, P. A.
Publisher
Entomological Society of America, Lanham, USA
Citation
Journal of Economic Entomology, 2011, 104, 1, pp 75-80
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Publisher
NAPPO,
Citation
Phytosanitary Alert System: Bactrocera cucurbitae (Melon Fruit Fly) - Establishment of a quarantine area in Kern, California., 2010,
Abstract

Bactrocera latifrons (Hendel) is a pest of Asian origin, first detected in Africa in 2006. We assessed the host utilization of this quarantine pest in Morogoro region, eastern central Tanzania, by collecting a wide range of cultivated and wild host plants of species belonging to Solanaceae and...

Author(s)
Mziray, H. A.; Makundi, R. H.; Mwatawala, M.; Maerere, A.; Meyer, M. de
Publisher
Entomological Society of America, Lanham, USA
Citation
Journal of Economic Entomology, 2010, 103, 1, pp 70-76
Abstract

Bactrocera dorsalis and five other Bactrocera species (Bactrocera latifrons, Bactrocera tau, Bactrocera lateriataenia, Bactrocera scutellata and Bactrocera cucurbitae) were identified by PCR-DGGE method based on the gene analysis of mtDNA CO II and 16S rDNA. The results showed PCR-DGGE was a rapid...

Author(s)
Zhan KaiRui; Zhao ShiXi; Chen YuHang; Ren DaMing
Publisher
Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University, Fuzhou, China
Citation
Journal of Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University (Natural Science Edition), 2007, 36, 3, pp 274-278
Abstract

Fruit flies are not only important fruit pest but also quarantine pest and play an important role in making intelligent plant quarantine decisions. Two species of fruit flies are recorded from Pakistan for the first time, i.e. Bactrocera duplicata [B. duplicatus] and B. signata. Some already known...

Author(s)
Mahmood, K.
Publisher
Zoological Society of Pakistan, Lahore, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Zoology, 2006, 38, 1, pp 82-83
Abstract

Currently approved irradiation quarantine treatment doses for Bactrocera cucurbitae (Coquillet), melon fly; Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann), Mediterranean fruit fly; and Bactrocera dorsalis (Hendel), oriental fruit fly, infesting fruits and vegetables for export from Hawaii to the continental United ...

Author(s)
Follett, P. A.; Armstrong, J. W.
Publisher
Entomological Society of America, Lanham, USA
Citation
Journal of Economic Entomology, 2004, 97, 4, pp 1254-1262
Abstract

Four introduced Bactrocera species were recorded in the Republic of Nauru in 1992. A programme to eradicate the four species was implemented between October 1998 and December 2000. The objectives were to eradicate the introduced pest fruit flies that were a threat to neighbouring Pacific Island...

Author(s)
Allwood, A. J.; Vueti, E. T.; Leblanc, L.; Bull, R.
Publisher
IUCN-The World Conservation Union, Gland, Switzerland
Citation
Turning the tide: the eradication of invasive species: Proceedings of the International Conference on eradication of island invasives, 2003, pp 19-25
Abstract

Evidence is presented from Hawaii to show that two varieties of Sesbania grandiflora, known to be hosts for the bean bud borer and bean butterfly, are also hosts to the fruit flies Dacus cucurbitae, D. dorsalis and Ceratitis capitata. It is thought that this should strengthen the prohibition...

Author(s)
Nakagawa, S.; Yamada, T.
Citation
Journal of Economic Entomology, 1965, 58, 4, pp 796

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