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Abstract

Note on the occurrence of Liriomyza sativae Blanchard in Sudan and Cameroon (Diptera, Agromyzidae).

Abstract

The authors report on the occurrence of Liriomyza sativae in Sudan and Cameroon. This is an extension of the species in the Ethiopian region, and the first record of serious damage by the pest. Information is given on the geographical distribution and host plants of this species as well as of other harmful Liriomyza species in Africa.