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Anastrepha serpentina(ANSTSE)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: ANSTSE
  • Preferred name: Anastrepha serpentina
  • Authority: (Wiedemann)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Acrotoxa serpentina (Wiedemann)
Dacus serpentina Wiedemann
Leptoxys serpentina (Wiedemann)
Trypeta serpentina (Wiedemann)
Urophora vittithorax Macquart

Common names
Name Language
dark fruit fly English
sapodilla fruit fly English
sapote fruit fly English
mosca de frutas Spanish
mosca de las zapotáceas Spanish
mouche des sapotilles French
Kingdom Animalia ( 1ANIMK )
Phylum Arthropoda ( 1ARTHP )
Subphylum Hexapoda ( 1HEXAQ )
Class Insecta ( 1INSEC )
Order Diptera ( 1DIPTO )
Family Tephritidae ( 1TEPHF )
Genus Anastrepha ( 1ANSTG )
Species Anastrepha serpentina ( ANSTSE )