Spotted Wing Drosophila: Potential Economic Impact of a Newly Established Pest

Bolda, Mark P., Rachael E. Goodhue and Frank G. Zalom

from ARE Update Vol. 13, No. 3, Jan/Feb, 2010

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Abstract

While significant gaps and uncertainties exist in scientific knowledge regarding spotted wing drosphila, it has the potential to cause substantial economic damage, particularly for specific crops and regions in California.

Keywords

spotted wing drosphila, economic impact,

Citation

Bolda, Mark P., Rachael E. Goodhue and Frank G. Zalom. "Spotted Wing Drosophila: Potential Economic Impact of a Newly Established Pest." ARE Update 13(3)(2010):5-8. University of California Giannini Foundation of Agricultural Economics.
http://giannini.ucop.edu/publications/are-update/issues/2010/13/3/spotted-wing-drosophila-p/