Note:Capparimyia savastani (Martelli, 1911): A new record of tephritidae of economic significance for Spain

@article{Miranda2008NoteCapparimyiaS,
  title={Note:Capparimyia savastani (Martelli, 1911): A new record of tephritidae of economic significance for Spain},
  author={M. A. Miranda and J. Terrassa and M. Miquel},
  journal={Phytoparasitica},
  year={2008},
  volume={36},
  pages={247-248}
}
During a trial in Majorca (Balearic Islands) conducted in 2007 for the detection of parasitoids of the olive flyBactrocera oleae by using yellow sticky traps, a single female of the tephritidaeCapparimyia savastani (Martelli, 1911) was captured. This species had never been recorded previously either in the Balearics or mainland Spain. The larvae of this species feed on the edible flower buds of the common caper (Capparis sp.), thus being a potential pest of this crop. There has not been any… Expand
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