Invasive Species Compendium

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Abstract

New species, subgenus and records of Bactrocera Macquart from the South Pacific (Diptera: Tephritidae: Dacinae).

Abstract

Bactrocera (Bulladacus) subgen. nov. is described to include 9 species of Asian and Pacific Dacinae. Three new species are described and illustrated, B. paraxanthodes sp. nov. being closely related to B. xanthodes, an economic species with which it has been confused. Two species including B. passiflorae are revised, a new colour form of this species being illustrated.