EPPO Global Database

Bactrocera tryoni(DACUTR)

Distribution details in Australia (Tasmania)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 1999: Absent, confirmed by survey
From CABI Pest map 110 (1999): Absent, invalid record
From NPPO: Absent, confirmed by survey
EPPO Reporting Service (1999/039) : B. tryoni has never occurred in Tasmania and is officially declared by the Australian NPPO to be absent from that state. An incorrect abstract of an article by Dadour et al. (1992) led to the inclusion of a record of presence in earlier versions of the database.
* Dadour IR, Yeates DK, Postle AC (1992) Two rapid diagnostic techniques for distinguishing Mediterranean fruit fly from Bactrocera tryoni (Froggatt) (Diptera: Tephritidae). Journal of Economic Entomology 85(1), 208-211.

* NPPO of Australia (1999-03).