Ceratitis capitata (Wiedemann, 1824)

Ceratitis citriperda Macleay, 1829, Ceratitis hispanica Breme, 1842, Pardalapsis asparagi Bezzi, 1924, Tephritis capitata Wiedemann, 1824
Mediterranean fruit fly, medfly.

C1 - Exclusion / Prohibited

Organisms which should be excluded from part or all of Western Australia.
  • ORIA (i.e. north of latitude 17°S and east of longitude 127°E)
  • Wyndham-East Kimberley (S).

C2 - Eradication / Prohibited

Organisms which should be eradicated from part or all of Western Australia.
  • Within a 15 km radius from the south west corner of Bibbawarra Rd and North West Coastal Highway
  • Carnarvon (S).

C3 - Management / Prohibited

Organisms that should have some form of management applied that will alleviate the harmful impact of the organism, reduce the numbers or distribution of the organism or prevent or contain the spread of the organism.
  • Applicable area(s):
  • Swan (S),
  • Serpentine-Jarrahdale (S),
  • Mundaring (S),
  • Kalamunda (S),
  • Armadale (C).