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Abstract

A short account is given of the structure and activity of the Working Group "Fruit flies of economic importance'; it forms part of a volume of proceedings, the result of a meeting held in 1982. The working group was established in 1978, at present there are 79 expert participants from 25 countries and 2 international organizations collaborating in six different sub-groups. These six sub-groups are concerned with: biotechnical methods for Ceratitis capitata Wied., biotechnical methods for Dacus oleae Gmel., entomophagous species, genetic aspects, implementation of research data in IPM programmes, and lastly: information service and new substances. Further activities concern contacts: with members (via conferences), with the JOBC Working Groups on Citrus and Olive groves, with the CEC's programme on "Integrated Plant Protection". The Working Group was involved also in the CEC/JOBC training course on "integrated control in orchards and olive groves' held in Bologna in 1983. And finally, specific publications have been made.

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Authors: CAVALLORO R JRC - ISPRA ESTAB. (ITALY), JRC - ISPRA ESTAB. (ITALY)
Bibliographic Reference: AD-HOC MEETING FRUIT FLIES OF ECONOMIC IMPORTANCE '84, HAMBURG (GERMANY), AUG. 23, 1984 WRITE TO CEC LUXEMBOURG, DG XIII/A2, POB 1907 MENTIONING PAPER E 32866 ORA
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Record Number: 1989125072700 / Last updated on: 1987-12-01
Category: PUBLICATION
Available languages: en