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apple maggot,

larva of a fruit flyfruit fly,
common name for any of the flies of the families Tephritidae and Drosophilidae. All fruit flies are very small insects that lay their eggs in various plant tissues.
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, Rhagoletis pomonella.
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has agreed to produce decoys for large-scale tests on apple maggot flies and related insects such as the blueberry maggot fly, cherry fruit fly and walnut husk fly.
Comparative effectiveness of three trap models to monitor the apple maggot, Rhagoletis pomonella (Walsh), (Diptera: Tephritidae), in Quebec.
Evaluation of traps for apple maggot (Diptera: Tephritidae) populations associated with cherry and hawthorn in Utah.
From time immemorial, apple maggot flies, Rhagoletis pomonella, have flitted among apple, pear, cherry, and other rose family species in the eastern and midwestern United States.
If not controlled, apple maggot flies can inflict millions of dollars in damage to orchards.
It reminds the reader that Ron's ecologically based pest management in his own apple orchard was holistic and not specific to the apple maggot.
Then, around 1980, the apple maggot was discovered in Oregon, and since then it has been gradually found in much of the Northwest and Northern California.
Bad as it is, however, apple maggot can be controlled.
Apple maggot fly, Rhagoletis pomonella (Wash), is a major quarantine pest of apples, Malus domestica (Borkh.
How do apple maggot flies detect the presence of distant food?
Key Words: apple maggot, bait sprays, spinosyn formulations, organophosphate, residual activity
The apple maggot fly, Rhagoletis pomonella (Walsh), is a major pest of apple, Malus domestica (Borkh.