Pacific Fruit Fly Project

Pacifly is the Pacific 's fruit fly web page which contains information about economic and non economic species of fruit flies in all the Pacific Island Countries and Territorries. Fruitflies are serious pests throughout tropical and sub tropical countries. They constitute of one of the worlds major insect pest in fresh fruits and fleshy vegetables. In every PICT, there is at least one damaging endemic fruit fly species present. Fruitflies cause direct losses to  fruit production and  in instances  where exotic species became established in a country, very expensive eradication programes had to be carried out. The Pacifly aims to provide detailed information of everything related to Fruit flies.

Bactrocera bryoniae

Bactrocera curvipennis

Surveillance in Solomon Islands revived during Festival of Pacific Arts

Tuesday, 29 January 2013 11:47
The Festival of Pacific Arts was a major gathering in which almost all the countries from the Pacific participated. Due to the nature of the event, th....
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Niue to resume surveillance

Tuesday, 29 January 2013 10:43

Niue, being a small island nation, has unique fauna and flora. The fauna include four species of fruit fly — Bactrocera passiflorae, Bactrocera ....

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