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Species Allium cepa
Crop Onion
Pest Scientific Name Dyspessa ulula
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Type Insect
Pest Classification Is seed a pathway in this crop? No
Main literature references 2-85, 2-134, 2-180
Remarks Dyspessa ulula, commonly known as the garlic borer, can affect onions, however, it is most commonly found on garlic. No references found indicating seed as a pathway for D. ulula on onion. <strong>Available information indicates there is no scientific basis for regulation of D. ulula on onion seed. </strong>
Detection Is there a seed test?
If yes, type of test
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Risk mitigation Can the pest be managed by seed treatment(s)?
If yes, what type(s)
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