Exotic Pest Reporting
Fruit piercing moth
Fruit piercing moth (Eudocima fullonia) is an insect pest. It is a native of Asia, Australia and Pacific Islands and was first detected in Hawaii in 1985.
The adult moth flies at night and sucks out the juices of ripe mango, banana, tomato, melon, citrus, guava, papaya and other fruit.
09/14/2018 - Mumbai’s world of small insects