EPPO Global Database

Dacus ciliatus(DACUCI)

Distribution details in Iran

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2012: Present, no details
From CABI Pest map 323 (2002): Present, no details
* Cheraghian A (2012) Introduction of fruits flies Ceratitis, Bactrocera, Dacus and Rhagoletis from Iran. Tunisian Journal of Plant Protection 7(2), p 117.
------- Occurring on cucumber, squash, watermelon, and melons, in Fars, Khorasan Razavi, Tehran, Khuzestan & Hormozgan provinces.

* Farrar N, Shiekhi A, Monfared N, Pejman H, Hosini S, Rahimi H (2010) The comparison of biology of Myiopardalis pardalina (Bigot) and Dacus ciliatus Loew and their mechanical control in Iran. Proceedings of the European Congress of Entomology (Budapest, HU, 2010-08-23/27), p 135.

* NHM (1990) [Kashmar].

* White IM (2006) Taxonomy of the Dacina (Diptera: Tephritidae) of Africa and the Middle East. African Entomology Memoir 2, 156 pp.

* White IM, Elson-Harris MM (1994) Fruit flies of economic significance: their identification and bionomics, 331. CAB International, Wallingford, UK.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Iraq Present, restricted distribution view...
Pakistan Present, no details view...
Turkey Present, restricted distribution view...