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Jarvis’ fruit fly

Scientific Name
Bactrocera jarvisi
Scientific Author
(Tryon)
Taxonomy
(Diptera: Tephritidae: Dacinae)
Risk
High
Status
Exotic Quarantine Pest
Reliability
High
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Specimen Locality Label: reared from mangoes, Kununurra, Western Australia, Coll: T.Vinnicombe 25.xi.05
Source
Willow Warren Department of Agriculture Western Australia Museum Victoria
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Diagnostic Notes
Belonging to the subgenus Afrodacus

Adults: a yellow to orange-brown species with lateral yellow stripes on the scutum, facial spots, prescutellar acrostichal setae, 2 scutellar setae, and a typical dacine wing pattern. Male with a pecten. Without supra-alar setae.

Source:

White & Elson-Harris (1992)
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Specimen Contact
Museum Victoria
Author
Walaikorn Rattanadechakul
Created
01/02/2011 04:29 AEST
Last Updated
03/02/2011 11:49 AEST
Citation
Walaikorn Rattanadechakul (2011) Jarvis’ fruit fly (Bactrocera jarvisi) Updated on 2/3/2011 11:49:17 AM Available online: PaDIL - http://www.padil.gov.au.
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Free for use under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License

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