EPPO Global Database

Bactrocera dorsalis(DACUDO)

Distribution details in Japan

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2016: Absent, pest eradicated
Pest status declared by NPPO: Transient: actionable, under eradication (2015-11)
From CABI Pest map 109 (2019): Absent, pest eradicated
Comments
According to a US Data Sheet: present in Ryukyu Islands (including Okinawa), and in the Bonin Islands (Chichi-jima Island in particular).

Country itself has since (1993) reported eradication.

EPPO Reporting Service (2016/004) : detected in Amami Oshima Island (Kagoshima Prefecture - Kyushu) in September 2015. Between 2015-09-01 and 2015-10-31, 531 adult flies were trapped. Under eradication.

Eradication was officially confirmed in August 2016.
References
* IPPC website. Official Pest Reports
- Japan (JPN-04/5, 2016-08-17) Eradication of Bactrocera dorsalis species complex (Oriental fruit flies) in Amami Oshima Island, Japan. https://www.ippc.int/en/countries/japan/pestreports/2016/08/eradication-of-bactrocera-dorsalis-species-complex-oriental-fruit-flies-in-amami-oshima-island-japan/
– Japan (JPN-03/6 2015-11-06) Detection of Bactrocera dorsalis species complex (Oriental fruit flies) in Amami Oshima Island, Japan. https://www.ippc.int/index.php

* NPPO of Japan (1993).

* Yoshizawa, O. (1997) Research Bulletin of the Plant Protection Service, Japan No. 33 Supp, 10 pp.