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Carpomya vesuviana A. Costa (Diptera Tephritidae Trypetinae Carpomyini) from jujube tree in Emilia-Romagna (Northern Italy)


The presence of Carpomya vesuviana (Diptera Tephritidae) on fruit of jujube tree (Ziziphus jujuba) in Emilia- Romagna (Northern Italy) is reported. Some aspects of the biology of the species are described. Differently from southern regions, where C. vesuviana is polivoltine, in Emilia-Romagna only one generation per year occurs.  


jujube tree; pest; biology

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