EPPO Global Database

Ceratitis capitata(CERTCA)

Distribution details in Mozambique

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2013: 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 Zambeze, 1926.

* Jose, L.; Cugala, D.; Santos, L. (2013) African Crop Science Journal 21 (1), 21-28.

* RAE 59, 3951; 56, 664.

* 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
Congo, Democratic republic of the Present, widespread view...
Eswatini Present, no details view...
Malawi Present, no details view...
Tanzania Present, widespread view...
Zambia Present, no details view...
Zimbabwe Present, widespread view...