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Large infestation of chestnuts by Cydia moths in Madeira island: monitorization of Cydia splendana populations with pheromone lures
Chestnut fruits represent an important economic income for local populations of Madeira Island. In the last years chestnut fruits have been heavily attacked by an unknown moth species. Since C.… Expand
Scuttle flies (Diptera: Phoridae) of Madeira
31 species in seven genera are listed for Madeira. The possible hitherto unknown female of Chonocephalus bentacaisei (Santos Abreu) is described. Illustrated keys to the species are provided.
Additions to the fauna of Braconidae from Madeira and Selvagens Islands, with the description of five new species (Hymenoptera: Braconidae: Homolobinae, Alysiinae, Opiinae)
Twenty-one species of the family Braconidae (Hymenoptera) are added to the checklist of Braconidae from Madeira, resulting in 113 species, of which 17 species are endemic to Madeira Islands and 4… Expand
Invasive Fruit Flies (Diptera: Drosophilidae) Meet in a Biodiversity Hotspot
Oceanic islands’ natural ecosystems worldwide are severely threatened by invasive species. Here we discuss the recent finding of three exotic drosophilids in Madeira archipelago - Acletoxenus… Expand
Systematic Catalogue of the Entomofauna of the Madeira Archipelago and Selvagens Islands: Lepidoptera
Being the first of a series dealing with the entomofauna of the Madeira and Selvagens Islands, this catalogue is a list of all Lepidoptera recorded from this region of Macaronesia, with references to… Expand
Bionomics and Taxonomy of Leafhopper Sophonia orientalis (Homoptera: Cicadellidae), a Pacific Pest Species in the Macaronesian Archipelagos
Abstract The leafhopper Sophonia orientalis (Matsumura) (Homoptera: Cicadellidae) is native to Asia, but it has been recently introduced to the Hawaii Archipelago, CA and French Polynesia. Although… Expand
Evoluçao das pragas de quarenta Toxoptera citrida (KIRKALDY) e Trioza erytreae (DEL GUERCIO) no Archipiélago da Madeira
En el ano de 1994 fueran identificadas por la primera vez en la Isla de Madeira dos plagas de cuarentena de los citricos, el pulgon marron Toxoptera citricida (KIRKALDY) y la psila Africana Trioza… Expand
Contribution to the knowledge of the whiteflies (Homoptera: Aleyrodidae) from Madeira Island
Aleyrodidae of Madeira: descriptions of three new species, with notes on a pan-Mediterranean species of Aleurotrachelus.
Three new whitefly species, Bemisia lauracea, Aleuroplatus perseaphagus, and Pealius madeirensis are described from Madeira. Aleyrodes rhamnicola Goux (1940) is referred to Aleurotrachelus (comb.… Expand