Keys to the Tropical Fruit Flies of South-East Asia: (Tephritidae: Dacinae)

Publication Year: 2017

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Drew, Richard A. I.; Romig, Meredith C.

Publisher: CAB International

ISBN: 978-1-78-064419-6

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A companion volume to the recently published ""Tropical Fruit Flies of South-East Asia (Tephritidae: Dacinae)"", this book provides fully-illustrated keys for the identification of all currently-known Dacinae fruit flies.

Fruit flies are a major issue facing horticultural producers, and as global warming and species migration become more prevalent issues there is an urgent need for easy identification of these pests.

Focusing on South-east Asian fauna, the book covers areas including India, Bhutan, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, China, Taiwan, Japan, the Philippines, Palau, Vietnam, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia. This major new reference work is produced by experts with over 80 years' combined research experience, and through simple identification information can help prevent these major pest species being introduced to new geographical areas.

Of particular value to agriculture and quarantine officers responsible for the detection of new incursions, where early detection is both economical and essential to guarantee eradication, this book is also a valuable resource for researchers and students of agriculture and entomology.

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Platform: Ovid
Publisher: CAB International
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Drew, Richard A. I.; Romig, Meredith C.
ISBN: 978-1-78-064419-6
Specialty:
Animal Sciences
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 496
Year: 2017

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