UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Bureau of Entomology and Plant Quarantine
Washington, D. C.
B.E.P.Q. 411, Supplement YTo. 2. April 8, 1940.
PLANT-QURA-ITfLTE IMPOPT RESTRICTIONS
REPUBLIC OF MEXICO
Amendment to Exterior Quarantine No. 12 Abrogated
(Resolution Published October 11, 1939)
The Ministry of Agriculture and Development
Alfalfa Seed from Yuma County, Arizona
v.,EE.ASE: The insect found in Yuma County, Ariz., corresponds to
the species Hera brunneipennis Boh. which is not found in the
fields during the harvesting of alfalfa seed and, therefore, cannot
This Ministry has seen fit to issue the following
1. There is abrogated hereby the Addition to Exterior Quarantine
.o. 12, promulgated on June 16, 1939, because it is not applicable.
2. The alfalfa seed harvested in the County of Yuma, Ariz., U.S.A.,
may bo imported into the Republic of Mexico, provided that it is
covor.d by a certificate of soundness (sanitary certificate) issued
by the competent authorities of the neighbor country of the north,
in which it is stated that it (the seed) is free from the insects
Hypera posticus and Hypera brunneipen.nis and, in addition, it is
packed in now and closed sacks.
This Supplement cancels B.E.P.O. 411, Supplement No. 1.
Acting Chief, Bureau of Entomology and Plant Ouarantino.
UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
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