First Record of Anastrepha fraterculus and Ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae) on Arecaceae in Brazil

Marcoandre Savaris, Silvana Lampert, Alberto Luiz Marsaro-Júnior, Ricardo Adaime, Miguel Francisco De Souza-Filho

Abstract


Anastrepha fraterculus (Wiedemann) and Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann) (Diptera, Tephritidae) were associated with fruits of Butia eriospatha (Mart. ex Drude) Becc. (Arecaceae) for the first time in Brazil, from samples collected in Passo Fundo, state of Rio Grande do Sul.

 

Anastrepha fraterculus (Wiedemann) e Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann) (Diptera, Tephritidae) foram associadas a frutos de Butia eriospatha (Mart. ex Drude) Becc. (Arecaceae) pela primeira vez no Brasil, a partir de amostras coletadas em Passo Fundo, Rio Grande do Sul.

 

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Keywords


Butia eriospatha; Mediterranean fruit fly; South American fruit fly; woolly butia palm

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