Mexican fruit fly (Mexfly)


Five wild adult flies, a mated female or immature stage will result in a quarantine.

In the event of a quarantine, some of the commodities affected include:

  • Guava, cherimoya, passionfruit, coffee, and many other subtropical fruits
  • Apples
  • Oranges, Lemons (some varieties are not hosts including Lisbon and Eureka), Lime (sour lime varieties are exempt including Bearss)
  • Avocado (Hass are exempt)
  • Full host list


General Mexfly Information

Mexfly Facts

CDFA Mexfly Page

Mexfly Host List