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Background: Tephritid fruit flies are serious agricultural pests. Knowledge of the host status of different fruits and vegetables is needed in support of the development of systems approaches to facilitate commodity exports as well as to readily permit quarantine regulatory officials to assess the...

Author(s)
Liquido, N.; McQuate, G.; Suiter, K.
Publisher
International Fruit Fly Steering Committee, Bangkok, Thailand
Citation
Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Fruit Flies of Economic Importance, 12-16 May 2014, Bangkok, Thailand, 2016, pp 420-434
Abstract

Bactrocera latifrons (Hendel) (Diptera: Tephritidae) is a quarantine pest of several solanaceous crops and tropical fruits that are treated using irradiation before export from Hawaii to the U.S. mainland. A dose of 150 Gy is approved as a generic irradiation treatment for tephritid fruit flies,...

Author(s)
Follett, P. A.; Phillips, T. W.; Armstrong, J. W.; Moy, J. H.
Publisher
Entomological Society of America, Lanham, USA
Citation
Journal of Economic Entomology, 2011, 104, 5, pp 1509-1513
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

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