Terellia ruficauda (Fab.)

Plant species attacked: Canada thistle | Marsh plume thistle
Biocontrol Agent Type: Seed feeding fly
Country of Origin: The origin of the populations in BC orginated is unknown
First Released in BC: Adventive
Positive monitoring and/or dispersal locations in BC on Marsh plume thistle:
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Established Terellia ruficauda on Marsh plume thistle locations
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