Fruit flies

Two different types of fruit flies have been discovered in 3 separate areas of Auckland. Find out which one affects you. 

Queensland fruit fly – Devonport and Northcote

Male flies have been found in surveillance traps in Devonport and Northcote. Restrictions on moving and selling fruit and vegetables are in place for Northcote. Devonport's restrictions have now been lifted.

Bactrocera facialis fruit fly – Ōtara

Male flies were  found in surveillance traps in Ōtara. Trapping has found no further flies and restrictions on moving and selling fruit and vegetables have been lifted.

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