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Anastrepha

Summary

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  • 21 November 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Pest
  • Natural Enemy
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Anastrepha
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Uniramia
  •         Class: Insecta

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Pictures

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PictureTitleCaptionCopyright
Anastrepha aculei, dorsal views (optical sections) of apices; A. A. bistrigata; B. A. ornata; C. A. striata. Scale = 0.2mm.
TitleLine artwork of apices
CaptionAnastrepha aculei, dorsal views (optical sections) of apices; A. A. bistrigata; B. A. ornata; C. A. striata. Scale = 0.2mm.
CopyrightCAB International
Anastrepha aculei, dorsal views (optical sections) of apices; A. A. bistrigata; B. A. ornata; C. A. striata. Scale = 0.2mm.
Line artwork of apicesAnastrepha aculei, dorsal views (optical sections) of apices; A. A. bistrigata; B. A. ornata; C. A. striata. Scale = 0.2mm.CAB International
Anastrepha serpentina (sapodilla fruit fly) female, dorsal view. Sample from Programa Moscafrut, SAGARPA-IICA, Mexico.
TitleAdult female
CaptionAnastrepha serpentina (sapodilla fruit fly) female, dorsal view. Sample from Programa Moscafrut, SAGARPA-IICA, Mexico.
Copyright©Jorge Valdez/Colegio de Postgraduados, Mexico - CC BY-SA 3.0
Anastrepha serpentina (sapodilla fruit fly) female, dorsal view. Sample from Programa Moscafrut, SAGARPA-IICA, Mexico.
Adult femaleAnastrepha serpentina (sapodilla fruit fly) female, dorsal view. Sample from Programa Moscafrut, SAGARPA-IICA, Mexico.©Jorge Valdez/Colegio de Postgraduados, Mexico - CC BY-SA 3.0
Anastrepha aculei, dorsal views (optical sections) of apices; A. A. grandis (dashed line show dorsal V-shaped ridge); B. A. antunesi; C. A. distincta; D. A. fraterculus; E. A. leptozona.
TitleLine artwork of apices
CaptionAnastrepha aculei, dorsal views (optical sections) of apices; A. A. grandis (dashed line show dorsal V-shaped ridge); B. A. antunesi; C. A. distincta; D. A. fraterculus; E. A. leptozona.
CopyrightCAB International
Anastrepha aculei, dorsal views (optical sections) of apices; A. A. grandis (dashed line show dorsal V-shaped ridge); B. A. antunesi; C. A. distincta; D. A. fraterculus; E. A. leptozona.
Line artwork of apicesAnastrepha aculei, dorsal views (optical sections) of apices; A. A. grandis (dashed line show dorsal V-shaped ridge); B. A. antunesi; C. A. distincta; D. A. fraterculus; E. A. leptozona. CAB International
Dorsal views of large 'teeth' in basal area of eversible ovipositor sheath (scale = 0.5mm). A. A. macrura; B. A. serpentina (most other spp. are similar).
TitleLine artwork of eversible ovipositor sheath
CaptionDorsal views of large 'teeth' in basal area of eversible ovipositor sheath (scale = 0.5mm). A. A. macrura; B. A. serpentina (most other spp. are similar).
CopyrightCAB International
Dorsal views of large 'teeth' in basal area of eversible ovipositor sheath (scale = 0.5mm). A. A. macrura; B. A. serpentina (most other spp. are similar).
Line artwork of eversible ovipositor sheathDorsal views of large 'teeth' in basal area of eversible ovipositor sheath (scale = 0.5mm). A. A. macrura; B. A. serpentina (most other spp. are similar).CAB International
Anastrepha, posterior views of area below scutellum showing subscutellum and mediotergite markings; A. A. fraterculus; B. A. ludens; C. A. obliqua. mtg, mediotergite. sctl, scutellum. sbsctl, subscutellum.
TitleLine artwork of Anastrepha
CaptionAnastrepha, posterior views of area below scutellum showing subscutellum and mediotergite markings; A. A. fraterculus; B. A. ludens; C. A. obliqua. mtg, mediotergite. sctl, scutellum. sbsctl, subscutellum.
CopyrightCAB International
Anastrepha, posterior views of area below scutellum showing subscutellum and mediotergite markings; A. A. fraterculus; B. A. ludens; C. A. obliqua. mtg, mediotergite. sctl, scutellum. sbsctl, subscutellum.
Line artwork of AnastrephaAnastrepha, posterior views of area below scutellum showing subscutellum and mediotergite markings; A. A. fraterculus; B. A. ludens; C. A. obliqua. mtg, mediotergite. sctl, scutellum. sbsctl, subscutellum.CAB International

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Anastrepha

Other Scientific Names

  • Lucumaphila

International Common Names

  • Spanish: chinche hedionda; mosca de las frutas
  • Portuguese: bicho das frutas; musca das frutas

EPPO code

  • ANSTSP (Anastrepha sp.)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Arthropoda
  •             Subphylum: Uniramia
  •                 Class: Insecta
  •                     Order: Diptera
  •                         Family: Tephritidae
  •                             Genus: Anastrepha

Natural enemies

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Natural enemyTypeLife stagesSpecificityReferencesBiological control inBiological control on
Aceratoneuromyia indica Parasite Argentina; Bolivia; St Kitts Nevis fruits
Biosteres fullawayi Parasite Puerto Rico guavas; jobos; mangoes
Biosteres longicaudatus Parasite Argentina; Ecuador; St Kitts Nevis Annona; fruits
Carabidae Predator Larvae
Diachasmimorpha tryoni Parasite Puerto Rico guavas; jobos; mangoes
Diachasmoides tucumana Parasite Peru Citrus
Dirhinus giffardii Parasite Puerto Rico guavas; jobos; mangoes
Doryctobracon areolatus Parasite Florida; Puerto Rico; St Kitts Nevis fruits; guavas; jobos; mangoes
Doryctobracon crawfordi Parasite Puerto Rico guavas; jobos; mangoes
Opius bellus Parasite Puerto Rico guavas; jobos; mangoes
Opius concolor Parasite Bolivia; Ecuador Annona; fruits
Opius concolor perproximus Parasite Puerto Rico guavas; jobos; mangoes
Opius fletcheri Parasite Puerto Rico guavas; jobos; mangoes
Opius humilis Parasite Puerto Rico guavas; jobos; mangoes
Pachycrepoideus dubius Parasite Puerto Rico guavas; jobos; mangoes
Pachycrepoideus vindemmiae Parasite Pupae Bolivia; St Kitts Nevis fruits
Pseudocoilia braziliensis Puerto Rico guavas; jobos; mangoes
Tetrastichus giffardianus Parasite Puerto Rico guavas; jobos; mangoes
Trybliographa daci Parasite Ecuador; Florida Annona; fruits
Utetes anastrephae Parasite Peru Citrus