EPPO Global Database

Ceratitis capitata(CERTCA)

Distribution details in Bulgaria

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2006: Present, few occurrences
From CABI Pest map 001 (2016): Present, few occurrences
From NPPO: Present, few occurrences
EPPO Reporting Service (2004/077) : in 2002 and 2003, pheromone traps in orchards, markets and border points did not catch any adults. A small larval infestation was found in a private garden in Varna.
* NPPO of Bulgaria (2004-05).

* Staneva E (2006) Mediterranean fruit fly – Ceratitis capitata Wied. (1824). Selskostopanska Nauka (Agricultural Science) 39 (6), 21-29.
------- Present in favourable seasons but cannot hibernate.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Greece Kriti Present, no details view...
Greece Present, widespread view...
Romania Present, restricted distribution view...
Serbia Present, restricted distribution view...
Türkiye Present, widespread view...