Abstract. Anastrepha serpentina (Wiedemann) (Diptera: Tephritidae) is one of the least studied of the pestiferous Neotropical tephritid flies despite its propensity. Semiochemicals of Anastrepha serpentina, the Sapote fruit fly Subfamily: Trypetinae. Genus: Anastrepha. Tribe: Toxotrypanini. Author: Wiedemann. Anastrepha ludens and Anastrepha serpentina (Diptera: Tephritidae) do not infest Psidium guajava (Myrtaceae), but Anastrepha obliqua occasionally shares .

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Of the 18 genera and 29 species that are native hosts, five genera including ChrysophyllumManilkaraMicropholisPouteriaand Sideroxylon and 15 species belong to the Sapotaceae.

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Description Back to Top Adult: The preferred hosts of A. When several references are cited, they may ansstrepha conflicting information on the status. Aussereuropaische zweiflugelige Insekten Vol. The distribution map includes records based on specimens of A.

The following description is taken from Norrbom Little post-harvest information is available specifically for A.

sapote fruit fly – Anastrepha serpentina

Florida Entomologist, 71 2: One unique female of A. As illustrated by StoneAnastrepha anomala Stone has the wing pattern as in Anastrepha serpentinabut has a longer ovipositor and a reduced dark pattern serpentinaa the pleura and abdomen. Quarantine Pests for Europe.


Notes on Natural Enemies Top of page Biosteres longicaudatus is the only serpentuna parasitoid that attacks A. We recovered two fruit in the mango-growing locality of la Vibora, Tlalixcoyan, that harbored larvae of A. Biological Control Biological control methods involving parasitoids or sterile insect release have not been tried against A.

Attacked fruits usually show signs of oviposition punctures and very sweet fruits may produce a sugary exudate. Summary of Invasiveness Top of page A.

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Malavasi Zucchi, ; Lemos et al. Facial carina, in profile, concave. Identification, descriptions, illustrations, and information retrieval.

Growth Stages Top of page Fruiting stage, Post-harvest. Handbook of the Fruit Flies Diptera: Taxonomy and zoogeography; the taxonomy and zoogeography of the genus Anastrepha Diptera: Generate a print friendly version anastrephha only the sections you need.

It is a widespread species in the American tropics, occurring from Mexico to Argentina. Revista do Setor de Ciencias Agrarias, 10 Ethylene dibromide was previously widely used as a fumigant, but is now generally withdrawn because of its carcinogenicity.

It has also been trapped in southern Anastgepha in the USA, but it is uncertain whether it has breeding populations there Norrbom If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, 92 2: Does not cut HinfI: Tephritidae related to mango fruiting phenology in Costa Rica. Pesquisa Agropecuaria Brasileira, Myrtaceaegrowing near preferred natural hosts.


JavaScript appears to be disabled – features on this website will not function properly. Population fluctuations of economic species of Anastrepha Diptera: Journal of Economic Entomology, 87 1: This finding has important practical implications for management of A.

Acta Zoologica Serpentinx, No. The preferred food plants are members of the family Sapotaceae, especially star-apple, Chrysophyllum cainitoand sapodilla, Manilkara zapota. Wing bands are predominantly dark brown, and the costal and S bands are rather broadly coalescent.

Chemical Control Due to the variable regulations around de- registration of pesticides, we are for the moment not including any specific chemical control recommendations.

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