Exotic Pest Reporting
Mediterranean Fruit Fly (Medfly)
Mediterranean Fruit Fly (Medfly) (Ceratitis capitata) is an insect pest of fruits and vegetables. It is a native of Africa and was first detected in Hawaii in 1910.
Visit the Fruit Flies program page for more information about this pest.
06/07/2013 - Fruit fly days numbered - Weekly Times Now
01/11/2013 - Chile - Fruit Fly Detection Will Not Impact Exports
09/14/2012 - Fenthion dietary exposure review
02/24/2012 - Food Smuggling