Description of Anastrepha suspensa (Loew), generated from a DELTA database. ABSTRACT. Field trials were conducted in south Florida to compare capture of wild Caribbean fruit flies, Anastrepha suspensa (Loew), and sterile male. J Econ Entomol. Dec;(6) Genetic variation of Anastrepha suspensa (Diptera: Tephritidae) in Florida and the Caribbean using microsatellite .
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Robinson AS, Hooper G, eds. Anal lobe always entire. SIT also holds promise for effective reduction of the Caribbean fruit fly in Florida.
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For details of the use of traps for this species see Detection and Inspection. European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization. The setae are red-brown to dark-brown. Anastrepha suspensa Loew Insecta: Insect Management Guide for fruit Biological Control Back to Top A solitary, endoparasitic braconid wasp, Diachasmimorpha longicaudata Ashmeadparasitizes larvae of the Caribbean fruit fly and trapping data has indicated a 40 percent reduction in Caribbean fruit fly populations.
Fruits may also be treated in transit by cold treatment for example, 13, 15 or 17 days at 0. Weems Jr HV, Methods for identification of Anastrepha larvae Diptera: Sign In or Create anastrepa Account. However, they are captured by traps emitting ammonia.
Caribbean fruit fly (Anastrepha suspensa)
It has now developed into a major fruit fly problem for citrus and several other crops in Florida. Damage Back to Top Within its normal range of distribution the economic damage caused by this species has been relatively small, although guavas, roseapples and Surinam cherries are severely attacked as a rule.
A database of Anastrepha host records was provided by Norrbom Guava subsequently proved to be the preferred host of A. There are two basic features to this protocol. McPhail traps are usually used for suslensa capture of Anastrepha spp. Receive exclusive offers and updates from Oxford Academic. Summary of Invasiveness Top of page A.
There were five unique alleles in Florida and three unique alleles in the Caribbean samples; however, no microsatellite alleles were specific to a single host plant. Distribution Anastrepua of Plant Pests, No.
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When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Caribbean fruit fly-free zone certification protocol in Florida Diptera; Tephritidae.
Florida Entomologist, 70 2: Anterior spiracles slightly asymmetrical, with a median depression; 12 to 13 tubules present.
In Florida, only very ripe citrus has been attacked. White and Elson-Harris described the third-instar larva as follows: Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 92 2: University of Florida, Gainesville.
Florida Entomologist, 76 4: Trapping and fruit cutting indicated extensions of this population as far northward as Riviera Beach and as far southward as Homestead by mid-July. Most specimens also have a distinct dark-brown spot on the scuto-scutellar suture that is absent in A.
Notes on Natural Enemies Top of page The pteromalid Pachycrepoideus vindemmiae was released with several other species of parasitoid in Puerto Rico in Clausen,but only P.
World Crop Pests, 3 A. Spinosad bait for the Caribbean fruit fly Diptera: Ammonium acetate and torula with sodium borate.
You could not be signed in. These tiny wasps attack fruit flies by laying eggs in the fly larvae. Revista Brasileira de Entomologia, 32 2: It may be significant that the strain of A. Florida Entomologist, 79 4: Caudal end of A. A world review, Part 1. First, areas must be maintained under certain sanitary conditions, including the removal of preferred hosts from in and around the designated area.