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Detection of Vegetable Leafminer in Torres Strait

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Publication Date
Tue, 30 Jun 2015, 05:23
Last Updated
June 30, 2015, 5:23 a.m.
Report Number
Pest Id
Liriomyza sativae - (LIRISA)
Report Status
Lycopersicon esculentum cerasiforme
Pest Status (old values from ISPM 8 -1998 )
  • Absent: pest no longer present
Pest Status (ISPM 8 - 2021)
  • Absent: pest no longer present
Geographical Distribution
Warraber Island, Torres Strait. The islands of the Torres Strait, while part of Australia, hold a special quarantine designation. Under the Quarantine Act 1908, no plant or animal material or soil can be moved from the islands to the Australian mainland
Detection and destruction of a leafminer on one plant on an island in the Torres Strait.
Contact for info
Lois Ransom Australian IPPC Contact Point Australian Government Dept of Agriculture, Fisheries & Forestry GPO Box 858 Canberra ACT 2601 Australia [email protected]
Report files
Issue keywords
Pest status:Absent/Absence
Commodity keywords

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