EPPO Global Database

Zeugodacus cucumis(DACUCM)

Distribution details in Australia (Northern Territory)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2018: Present, restricted distribution
From CABI Pest map 655 (2004): Present, restricted distribution
EPPO Reporting Service (2018/177) : mainly found in coastal areas.
* Dominiak BC, Worsley P (2018) Review of cucumber fruit fly, Bactrocera cucumis (French) (Diptera: Tephritidae: Dacinae) in Australia: Part 1, host range, surveillance and distribution. Crop Protection 106, 79-85.

* Drew, R. A. I. (1982) Taxonomy. In: Drew, R. A. I.; Hooper, G. H. S.; Bateman, M. A. (eds.) Economic Fruit Flies of the South Pacific Region. 2nd edition. Queensland Department of Primary Industries, Brisbane, Australia, 1-97.
------- Northeast, coastal areas.

* Fitt, G. P. (1980) Journal of the Australian Entomological Society 19 (3), 240.
------- Recorded only twice.

* Hancock, D. L.; Hamacek, E. L.; Lloyd, A. C.; Elson-Harris, M. M. (2000) The distribution and host plants of fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) in Australia. Department of Primary Industries, Queensland, Australia.