EPPO Global Database

Bactrocera dorsalis(DACUDO)

Distribution details in Congo, Democratic republic of the

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2010: Present, no details
From CABI Pest map 109 (2019): Present, no details
EPPO Reporting Service (2005/085) : as B. invadens.

Found during faunistic studies in September 2007 in the north-east of the country (Ituri district, Bunia city) (pers.com. 2009).
* De Meyer M, Robertson MP, Mansel MW, Ekesi S, Tsuruta K, Mwaiko W, Vayssières JF, Peterson AT (2010) Ecological niche and potential geographic distribution of the invasive fruit fly Bactrocera invadens (Diptera, Tephritidae). Bulletin of Entomological Research 100, 35-48.

Conseil Phytosanitaire Inter Africain. Présence au Bénin d’une nouvelle espèce exotique de mouche des fruits (Diptera: Tephritidae). http://www.au-appo.org/fr/breve.php3?id_breve=11

* Personal communication with Alain Barbet (Consultant, Institut des régions chaudes, Montpellier, FR), 2009-11.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Botswana Transient, under eradication view...
Eswatini Present, no details view...
Mozambique Present, restricted distribution view...
Namibia Present, no details view...
Zimbabwe Present, no details view...