EPPO Global Database

Liriomyza sativae(LIRISA)

Distribution details in Papua New Guinea

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2015: Present, no details
* Blacket MJ, Rice AD, Semeraro L, Malipatil MB (2015) DNA-based identifications reveal multiple introductions of the vegetable leafminer Liriomyza sativae (Diptera: Agromyzidae) into the Torres Strait Islands and Papua New Guinea. Bulletin of Entomological Research 105, 533–544. doi:10.1017/S0007485315000383
------ in the central highlands. Found during surveys between 2008 and 2013 on tomato, cucurbits, weeds
Situation in neighbouring countries
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