Medfly

Adult Medfly.

Medfly infestation discovered in central Los Angeles

State officials working on an erradication plan for Medfly.    

A Mediterranean fruit fly (Medfly) infestation in the City of Los Angeles led California officials to declare a quarantine in the region as one adult male and five unmated females were detected in five traps between March 3 and 12. Four larvae were discovered in backyard fruit on March 18.

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