EPPO Global Database

Ceratitis capitata(CERTCA)

Distribution details in Ghana

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2013: Present, no details
From CABI Pest map 001 (2016): Present, no details
* Foba, C. N.; Afreh-Nuamah, K.; Billah, M. K.; Obeng-Ofori, D. (2012) International Journal of Tropical Insect Science 32 (1), 12-23.

* Meyer de M, White IM, Goodger KFM (2013) Notes on the frugivorous fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae) fauna of western Africa, with description of a new Dacus species. European Journal of Taxonomy 50, 1-17. http://dx.doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2013.50

* Nboyine, J. A.; Billah, M. K.; Afreh-Nuamah, K. (2012) Journal of Applied Biosciences 52, 3696-3703.

* NHM (1920).

* Van Zwaluwenburg, R. H. (1936) Report of an expedition to East Africa in search of fruit fly parasites (1935-36), 10. USDA, USA.

* Wih, K.; Billah, M. K. (2012) Journal of Developments in Sustainable Agriculture 7 (1), 39-45.

* USDA (1982) Pests not known to occur in the United States or of limited distribution. No. 26. Mediterranean fruit fly, Ceratitis capitata. USDA APHIS-PPQ, Beltsville, USA.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Burkina Faso Present, no details view...
Cote d'Ivoire Present, no details view...
Togo Present, no details view...