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Abstract

The mango fruit fly: population and varietal susceptibility studies.

Abstract

Studies in Zimbabwe showed that Ceratitis cosyra was the most common species of Ceratitis in mango orchards. Out of 7 mango varieties tested for resistance to the tephritid, cv. Fascell was the least susceptible.