EPPO Global Database

Ceratitis capitata(CERTCA)

Distribution details in Saint Helena

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 Varneys, 1963.

* NHM (1959); (1904).

* RAE 49, 7.

* 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.

* Wallace CR (1960) Report on an investigation of agricultural pests in St. Helena, 1957-1959. Colonial Office, London, ii + 54 pp.