European cherry fruit fly - Rhagoletis cerasi
Effective: October 3, 2016
Taxonomic Position: Diptera : Tephritidae
Pest Type: Insects
This pest is a member of the following surveys: Stone Fruit
These Approved Methods are appropriate for: 2024, 2023, 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017
Pest Information
Hosts Identified in the CAPS Host Matrix:
Human and Animal Pathogens Transmitted:
Pest Pathogens and Organisms Vectored:

Approved Method(s)
Method Detail NAPIS Survey Method
Trap 20 - Sticky Card, Yellow, Baited Trap 3001 - General Trapping Procedure
Specimen Collection Sample Sweep netting 3013 - General Specimen Collection Sample
Method Notes:

Approved Lure(s)
NAPIS Code Product Dispenser Effectiveness Compound(s)
112 Ammonium Acetate Lure, Bait Enhancer polycon 14 days ammonium acetate
146 Ammonium Carbonate Lure variable variable
Lure Notes:

Survey Recommendations
The following are recommendations for executing the survey using the approved methods for pest surveillance. The recommendations are developed through literature review and consultation with subject matter experts.
Key Diagnostic or Identification

Approved Method(s)
Mistaken Identities:

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