EPPO Global Database

Zaprionus indianus(ZAPRIN)

Distribution details in United States of America (Florida)

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2015: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2005
From CABI Pest map 792 (2014): Present, no details
First found in July 2005 in St Lucie county in Florida; then found in other counties.
* Lasa R, Tadeo E (2015) Invasive drosophilid pests Drosophila suzukii and Zaprionus indianus (Diptera: Drosophilidae) in Veracruz, Mexico. Florida Entomologist 98(3), 987-988.

* Markow TA, Hanna G, Riesgo-Escovar JR, Tellez-Garcia AA, Richmond MP, Nazario-Yepiz NO, Laclette LMR, Carpinteyro-Ponce J, Pfeiler E (2014) Population genetics and recent colonization history of the invasive drosophilid Zapriona indianus in Mexico and Central America. Biological Invasions 16(11), 2427-2434.

* van der Linde K, Stack GJ, Hibbard K, Birdsely JS, Alonso LM, Houle D (2006) First records of Zaprionus indianus (Diptera: Drosophilidae), a pest species on commercial fruits from Panama and the United States of America. Florida Entomologist 89(3), 402-404.
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Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Canada Present, few occurrences view...
Canada Ontario Present, few occurrences view...
Canada Québec Present, few occurrences view...
Mexico Present, no details view...