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Ceratitis capitata MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Ceratitis capitata
Tree Number(s)
B01.050.500.131.617.720.500.500.750.850.150
Unique ID
D033622
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D033622
Scope Note
A species of fruit fly originating in sub-Saharan Africa but widely distributed worldwide. One of the most destructive fruit pests, its larvae feed and develop on many different fruits and some vegetables.
Entry Term(s)
Fruit Fly, Mediterranean
Medfly
Mediterranean Fruit Fly
Registry Number
txid7213
Public MeSH Note
2003
History Note
2003
Date Established
2003/01/01
Date of Entry
2002/07/03
Revision Date
2020/08/13
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