Exotic Pest Reporting
Mexican Fruit Fly (Mexfly)
Mexican Fruit Fly (Mexfly) (Anastrepha ludens) is an insect pest of fruits, especially citrus. It is a native of Mexico and was first detected in Texas in 1927.
Visit the Fruit Flies program page for more information about this pest.
Summaries of State Plant Protection Laws and Regulations
11/27/2013 - NAPPO - Mexican Fruit Fly, Eradicated in Texas, US
01/11/2013 - Chile - Fruit Fly Detection Will Not Impact Exports
11/01/2012 - NAPPO - Mexican fruit fly eradicated in Texas
09/14/2012 - Fenthion dietary exposure review
02/14/2012 - Texans Recommend Fruit Fly Eradication Program