EPPO Global Database

Ceratitis capitata(CERTCA)

Distribution details in Libya

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2000: Present, restricted distribution
From CABI Pest map 001 (2016): Present, restricted distribution
* De Meyer M (2000) Systematic revision of the subgenus Ceratitis MacLeay s.s. (Diptera, Tephritidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 128, 439-467.
------- Specimen from Tripolitania, 1939.

* Lindquist, D. A.; Buyckx, E. J.; Klassen, W. (1992) Mitteilungen der Deutschen Gesellschaft fur Allgemeine und Angewandte Entomologie 8 (1-3), 182-186.

* NHM (1939).

* RAE 60, 1545; 58, 2297.

* 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
Algeria Present, widespread view...
Egypt Present, widespread view...
Niger Present, no details view...
Sudan Present, no details view...
Tunisia Present, widespread view...