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Table 1 List of host species studied

From: Host plant range of a fruit fly community (Diptera: Tephritidae): does fruit composition influence larval performance?

Family Species Common name
Anacardiaceae Mangifera indica Mango
Annonaceae Annona reticulata Custard apple
Caricaceae Carica papaya Papaya
Combretaceae Terminalia catappa Indian almond
Cucurbitaceae Citrullus lanatus Water melon
Cucumis melo Melon
Cucumis sativus Cucumber
Cucurbita maxima Pumpkin
Cucurbita pepo Zucchini
Sechium edule Chayote
Moraceae Ficus carica Fig
Myrtaceae Psidium cattleyanum Strawberry guava
Psidium guajava Guava
Oxalidaceae Averrhoa carambola Star fruit
Rosaceae Eriobotrya japonica Loquat
Prunus domestica Plum
Prunus persica Peach
Rutaceae Citrus reticulata Blanco Mandarin
Solanaceae Capsicum frutescens Chilli
Solanum betacea Tree tomato
Solanum lycopersicum Tomato
Solanum melongena Eggplant