Biology, taxonomy, and IPM strategies of Bactrocera tau Walker and complex species (Diptera; Tephritidae) in Asia: a comprehensive review.

@article{Jaleel2018BiologyTA,
  title={Biology, taxonomy, and IPM strategies of Bactrocera tau Walker and complex species (Diptera; Tephritidae) in Asia: a comprehensive review.},
  author={Waqar Jaleel and Lihua Lu and Yurong He},
  journal={Environmental science and pollution research international},
  year={2018},
  volume={25 20},
  pages={
          19346-19361
        }
}
Bactrocera flies are the serious pests of fruit, vegetables, and nuts over the world. Bactrocera tau Walker is an economically important pest of agricultural crops. In Asia, approximately 30-40% losses of agricultural products are caused by B. tau infestation every year. In Asia, the B. tau contains a complex of sibling species that called the tau complex… CONTINUE READING