EPPO Global Database

Bactrocera dorsalis(DACUDO)

Distribution details in New Zealand

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1999: Absent, intercepted only
From NPPO: Absent, confirmed by survey
From country itself (1992): ongoing surveillance programme in place (refer NASS Standard 157.02.02).

EPPO Reporting Service (1996/116) : a single male of B. papayae was trapped in Auckland on 1996-03-29. Intensive trapping surveillance set up in area, no others found.

EPPO Reporting Service (1997/177) : 20th Session of APPPC, Chiang Mai (TH). No further captures of B. papayae in 1997.
* Anonymous (1996) Fruit fly trap captures in Auckland. Sentinel, no. 53, May 1996, p 4.

* APPPC (1997) 20th Session of the Asia and Pacific Plant Protection Commission. Chiang Mai, Thailand, 1997-09-26/29.

* NPPO of New Zealand (1992).

* Somerfield, K. G. (1989) New Zealand Entomologist No. 12, 79-81.
------- D. dorsalis not detected since the beginning of surveillance trapping in the mid-1970s. Extent H according to EPPO PQ.