Pest and disease fact sheets

Fact sheets

While summerfruit are susceptible to a number of pests and diseases already in New Zealand, many more exist beyond our shores. Being aware of these threats and knowing how to report them will help the industry respond quickly and prevent them from becoming established. Thirteen pests and diseases have been identified as summerfruit's most unwanted and published in a handy poster reference guide. 

More detailed information to help identify these high priority threats is available to read or download in the following fact sheets. 

 

Asian brown rot 

Asian brown rot

  

Brown marmorated stink bug 

BMSB

 

European brown rot 

European brown rot

 

European cherry fruit fly 

European cherry fruit fly

 

Mediterranean fruit fly 

Mediterranean fruit fly

 

Oriental fruit fly 

Oriental fruit fly

 

Peach fruit fly 

Peach fruit fly

 

Peach twig borer 

Peach twig borer

 

Phony peach disease 

Phony peach disease

 

Plum curculio 

Plum curculio 

Queensland fruit fly  

Queensland fruit fly

 

Sharka disease 

Sharka disease

 

Spotted wing drosophila

Spotted wing drosophila