EPPO Global Database

Bactrocera caryeae(BCTRCR)

Distribution details in India (Kerala)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2016: Present, no details
EPPO Reporting Service (2009/214) : presence reported without any further details.
* David KJ, Kumar ARV, Srinivasan R (2008) Distribution of Bactrocera Macquart (Diptera: Tephritidae) in Kerala with special reference to the Western Ghats. Journal of the Entomological Research Society 10(2), 55-69 (abst.).

* 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.