Taxon profile


Mediterranean Fruit Fly
Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann, 1824)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Diptera - true flies, mosquitoes and gnats »  family Tephritidae - fruit flies »  genus Ceratitis

Scientific synonyms

Ceratitis citripeda Efflatoun, 1924
Ceratitis citriperda Macleay, 1829
Ceratitis hispanica Breme, 1842
Pardalaspis asparagi Bezzi, 1924
Tephritis capitata Wiedemann, 1824
Trypeta capitata (Wiedemann, 1824)



Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [405771]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann, 1824)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN OzAnimals - Australian Wildlife [] [as Ceratitis capitata]
Data retrieved on: 14 April 2013
EN Pest Information Wiki [Ceratitis_capitata]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann)]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016

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