EPPO Global Database

Bactrocera caryeae(BCTRCR)

Distribution details in India

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2016: Present, restricted distribution
From CABI Pest map 550 (1994): Present, restricted distribution
Comments
Widely distributed in Southern India and Sri Lanka.
References
* Jiji T, Manu CR, Akhila MU, Asokan A (2016) Male fruit flies, a new threat to black pepper cultivation in Kerala, India. Current Biotica 10(1), 67-70.
------- On Piper nigrum, damaging inflorescences.

* Kapoor VC (2005/2006) Biotaxonomy of Tephritoidea. Israeli Journal of Entomology (35-36), 459-475.