Fruit fly traps are one of the important components of IPM in Horticultural eco system. It informs the intensity of pest on daily basis and functions as an early alarming system. Using the data, cultivator can plan for necessary pest control measures in time even before egg laying. Thus, they are very beneficial to farmers and environment by providing data for exact timing of pest control measures.
Used for monitoring and mass trapping also called as MAT (Male annihilation technique) of Bactrocera species.
Grape, Pomegranate, Mango, Sapota, Sweet orange, Mandrin orange, lemon, Guava, Fig, Papaya, Water melon, Musk melon, Pumpkin, Cucumber, Bottle Gourd, Ridge Gourd, Bitter Gourd, Tinda, Parwal.
Bactrocera dorsalis and Bactrocera cucurbitae