EPPO Global Database

Dacus ciliatus(DACUCI)

Distribution details in Saudi Arabia

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2006: Present, no details
From CABI Pest map 323 (2002): Present, no details
* Martin HE (1971) A list of plant pests and diseases in Saudi Arabia, 24.

* Munro HK (1984) A taxonomic treatise on the Dacidae (Tephritoidea, Diptera) of Africa. Entomology Memoir, Department of Agriculture and Water Supply, South Africa No. 61, 313 pp.

* Talhouk AS (1983) Important insect pests of Cucurbitaceae in Saudi Arabia. Anzeiger fur Schadlingskunde Pflanzenschutz Umweltschutz 56(1), 6-9.

* 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...
Jordan Present, no details view...
Oman Present, no details view...
United Arab Emirates Present, no details view...
Yemen Present, widespread view...