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Spotted Wing Drosophila Resources

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University of Georgia. Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Provides state, county, point and GIS data. Maps can be downloaded and shared.
University of Georgia. Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health. Early Detection & Distribution Mapping System.
Minnesota Department of Agriculture.
New South Wales Department of Primary Industries (Australia).
University of Massachusetts Extension. Fruit Program.
University of Georgia. Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
New York Invasive Species Clearinghouse.
Washington State University. Tree Fruit Research and Extension.
Australian Plant Biosecurity Cooperative Research Centre. Pests and Diseases Image Library.
USDAAPHIS. Plant Protection and Quarantine.
See also: APHIS Pests and Diseases for more resources
Oregon Department of Agriculture.
See also: Pest Alerts for more pests
USDAAPHIS. Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey. National Agricultural Pest Information System.

Washington State Recreation and Conservation Office. Washington Invasive Species Council.

North Central Integrated Pest Management Center.

See also: Spotted Wing Drosophila in the Northeast for more resources

Spotted wing drosophila was first discovered in Hawaii in the 1980's and in the continental U.S. in 2008. It was possibly introduced in fruits imported from Asia. This insect is a pest of unripe berries and stone fruits capable of causing significant economic losses.