Resources. Featured Creatures – Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Plant Industry and University of Florida; Pest Fruit Flies. Citation: Walker, K. () Guava Fruit Fly (Bactrocera correcta) Updated on 10/ 21/ AM Available online: PaDIL. INTRODUCTION: Guava fruit fly, Bactrocera correcta (Bezzi) (Tephritidae), has been captured in fruit fly detection traps in two locations during July-August
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Fruit flies of economic importance. University of Agriculture Science. Traps placed at the border of the orchard intercepted the invading adults and attracted greater numbers of invading adults and more male adults. Title Damaged guava fruit Caption B.
The shape of the fruit influenced the damage. Graphics by Division of Plant Industry.
Study on the frequency of finding of the fruit flies infesting the fruits imported as air baggage. The maggots bore into the fruit, develop inside and pave the way for secondary invaders fungi or bacteriawhich cause extensive rotting and dropping of fruit.
Host-Plant Resistance In India, a few commercial guava varieties have shown resistance to or tolerance of B. Chemical Control A bait spray application of malathion killed congregating adults Mohamed Jalaluddin, Tephritidae of Bangalore and Kodagu districts. The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. Phytosanitary Measures Since B. Description Top of page B.
On the fruit-flies of the genus Dacus s.
The fruit fly fauna Diptera: Twelve new attractant traps with methyl eugenol were hung by nylon fishing line. The host data presented here is based on two cordecta published host lists that are largely based on host-fruit surveys carried out in Sri Lanka and Thailand Tsuruta et al. Adults usually are collected by use of stickyboard and baited traps. Indian Journal of Entomology, Datasheet Bactrocera correcta guava fruit fly. Division of Plant Industry. The non-preference mechanism played a major role in the mechanism of resistance in guava fruits.
Second Guava fruit fly, Bactrocera correcta, detected in Florida this year.
Survey and Detection Back to Top The adult female detected in California was found in a methyl eugenol-baited Jackson trap. Cultural Control and Sanitary Methods Collect and destroy affected fruit to reduce the inoculum. Status of Bactrocera correcta Bezzi in the United States. Adults are found congregating under host leaves during the morning and evening.
Weems HV Jr, The whitish cross band on the second abdominal segment is less developed. Sterna of both sexes entirely yellow. Go to distribution map Diptera on mango and chiku in south Gujarat.
Exotic fruit pests and California agriculture. There was no significant forrecta correlation between trap catches of adult fruit flies and per cent fruit damage.
Bactrocera correcta (guava fruit fly)
Bactrocera correcta Bezzioften referred to as the “guava fruit fly” although the larvae of many other species of fruit flies feed on guava – and Anastrepha striata Schiner is also called the “guava fruit fly” White and Elson-Harriswas detected for the first time in the Western Hemisphere when one female was found on 6 August in Garden Grove, Orange County, California.
Ovipositor of female red, rather short, measuring approximately 3. However, effective biological control studies are required coerecta controlling this pest.
Identification Back to Top Bactrocera correcta is a brightly colored little fly, predominately black with lateral yellow stripes, approximately 5. Taxonomic Tree Top of page Domain: Bactrocera zonatain India called “the Ranchi peach-pest,” is very injurious to peach, mango, and several other fruits, including ripe Aegle marmelos L.