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Anastrepha suspensa(ANSTSU)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: ANSTSU
  • Preferred name: Anastrepha suspensa
  • Authority: (Loew)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Acrotoxa suspensa (Loew)
Anastrepha longimacula Greene
Anastrepha unipuncta Sein
Trypeta suspensa Loew

Common names
Name Language
Caribbean fruit fly English
greater Antillean fruit fly English
mosca de la fruta Spanish
mouche des fruits caribéenne French
Kingdom Animalia ( 1ANIMK )
Phylum Arthropoda ( 1ARTHP )
Subphylum Hexapoda ( 1HEXAQ )
Class Insecta ( 1INSEC )
Order Diptera ( 1DIPTO )
Family Tephritidae ( 1TEPHF )
Genus Anastrepha ( 1ANSTG )
Species Anastrepha suspensa ( ANSTSU )