EPPO Global Database

Anastrepha curvicauda(TOXTCU)


Important note about the classification of host plants in GD:
Categories have been assigned by the EPPO Secretariat on the basis of available data at the time of entry. They correspond to a qualitative evaluation of the importance of the host plant for the pest concerned and remain indicative only.
Further explanation of categories is available in the guide.
Organism Type
Carica papaya (CIAPA) Major host
* Knab F, Yothers WW (1914) Papaya fruit fly. Journal of Agricultural Research 2(6), 447-453.

* Pena JE, Baranowski RM, Litz RE (1986) Oviposition of the papaya fruit fly Toxotrypana curvicauda Gerstaecker as affected by fruit maturity. Florida Entomologist 69(2), 344-348.