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Ceratitis capitata

ID 116 Images of Ceratitis capitata
Class Insecta
Order Diptera
Family Tephritidae
Genus Ceratitis
Species capitata
Synonyms Ceratitis citriperda MacLeay, Ceratitis hispanica De Breme, Pardalaspis asparagi Bezzi, Tephritis capitata Wiedemann
Common Names Medfly, Doubabat al fakiha, Mittelmeerfruchtfliege, Mosca da fruta
Common Host Citrus, Coffee, Guava, Mango, Peach, Plum
Last updated 2013-10-18 17:25:49
IDIDAS code CECAP
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Life stageDisinfestationSterilization
Egg  
Larva
Treatment dose (Gy)EfficacyREF
40 Gy Instar 3 in artificial medium (most tolerant) no adult emergence> 99.997% 29 34 22 68 122 103 106 115 160 163 193 201 202 211 213 214 216 217 233 359 361 455 55 4629
150 Gy generic dose for fruit fly (ICGFI)> 99.997 % 1010 1868 1885
100 Gy 3rd instars in mangoesProbit 9 (ED99.9968) no adults emerging 3587
cohort of 100 larvae 6- 7- 8- and 9-day-old: 30 Gyno emergence 4654
cohort of 50 000 larvae 6- 7- 8- and 9-day-old (1 liter): 60 Gyno emergence 4654 4975
3rd instars: 30 Gy Few survived after 4 days, at 4 or 11 degree C. in diet or papaya 4979
 
Pupa/Pharate 
DoseInduced sterilityREF
male (2 days before emergence.):76-100 Gy in air99.5-100% 479 484 483 1890 3380 3382 3482 3708 4699 4793 4954
male (24 h. before eclosion): 80 Gy (anoxia/hypoxia)97.5% sterility 1894 3478
pupae about 72hrs: 90 Gy under nitorgen flux least harmful sterilizing dose 4973
male (2 days before emergence):143-160 Gy in N<sub>2</sub>99.5-99.6% 479 484 3379 4128
female (1-2 days before emergence):80 Gy in air100% 483 4375
Male (24-48 before emergence): 91.2 Gy X-ray; 124.9 Gy gamma radiation99% sterility 4574 5005
Adult  
Unspecified
Treatment dose (Gy)EfficacyREF
X-ray irradiation doses of 0.195 and 0.395 kGy had no detrimental effects on fruit quality (clementine mandarin) 3290 3479 3480 3481
 
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