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Table 1 Selected main crops in African agriculture and representative IAS for which yield loss estimates were made

From: Towards estimating the economic cost of invasive alien species to African crop and livestock production

Crop type Crop Representative IAS
Cereals Maize Spodoptera frugiperda J. E. Smith
Chilo partellus C. Swinhoe
Stored products Maize Prostephanus truncatus Horn
Root crops Cassava Phenacoccus manihoti Matile-Ferrero
Fruit Mango, citrus Bactrocera dorsalis Hendel
Banana, including plantains Banana bunchy top virus
Vegetables Tomato Phthorimaea absoluta Meyrick