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Sexual behavior of mutant strains of the medfly Ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae)
(Universidad de Costa Rica, 2003)
The Belize Medfly Programme: A case study on maintaining a medfly surveillance and erradication programme
(Instituto Interamericano de Cooperación para la Agricultura (IICA), 2011)
The present initiative consists of a Comprehensive National Surveillance program that deploys and services Medfly traps along designated trapping routes, a Medfly Eradication Action Plan that includes different measures ...
Catecholamine-β-alanyl ligase in the medfly Ceratitis capitata
(Pergamon-Elsevier Science Ltd, 2002-06)
Dopamine (DA) and norepinephrine (NE) derivatives play an important role in the sclerotization and pigmentation of insect cuticles by serving as precursors for cuticular cross-linking. Protein preparations from prepupae ...
Dynamic seasonal response of Ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae) to fruit juice-based lures in fig orchards
(Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2021-05)
Ceratitis capitata is the most serious agricultural pest in Argentinean fruit-growing regions. The use of baited traps for Medfly control is an expanding and increasingly successful integrated management strategy. The high ...
Effects of releasing two Diachasmimorpha longicaudata population lines for the control of Ceratitis capitata infesting three key host fruit species
(Academic Press Inc Elsevier Science, 2019-03)
Exotic plants favor persistence and spread of the invasive medﬂy, Ceratitis capitata. Peach and orange are key host plants for medﬂy proliferation in Argentina. Consequently, actions to suppress medﬂy populations are taken, ...
Augmentative Releases of Two Diachasmimorpha longicaudata (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) Population Lines Under Field-Cage Conditions to Control Ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae)
(Sociedade Entomológica do Brasil, 2022-07)
Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann) (Diptera: Tephritidae), known as Medfly, is a severe agricultural invasive pest in Argentinian fruit-producing regions. The native habitat disturbance and introduction and spread of exotic ...