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New host records for Ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae) in the state of Pará, Brazil.

Araujo, M. R. de ; Lemos, W. de P. ; Silva, L. C. da ; França, L. P. N. ; Adaime, R.

Florida Entomologist 2016 Vol 99 No. 2 pp. 327-328;


Natural infestation of fruits of Garcinia acuminata Planch. & Triana and Garcinia brasiliensis C. Martius (Malpighiales: Clusiaceae) by Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann) (Diptera: Tephritidae) is reported for the first time in the state of Pará, Brazil. Garcinia acuminata is reported as a fruit fly host for the first time in Brazil.