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Toxicity of insecticides used in the Brazilian melon crop to the honey bee Apis mellifera under laboratory conditions
This study aimed at evaluating the toxicity of insecticides used in melon crop (Cucumis melo L.) on adults of Apis mellifera L. (Hymenoptera: Apidae) under laboratory conditions. Three ways ofExpand
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Toxicity of insecticides used in melon crops to Opius scabriventris (Hymenoptera: braconidae) = Toxicidade de inseticidas utilizados na cultura do meloeiro para Opius scabriventris (Hymenoptera:
Melon cultivation is an important agricultural activity in the Northeastern Region of Brazil. During its commercial cultivation, the melon crop is attacked by pests, mainly leafminers LiriomyzaExpand
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Biology and thermal requirements of Chrysoperla genanigra (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae) reared on Sitotroga cerealella (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) eggs
Abstract Chrysoperla genanigra Freitas is a common green lacewing associated with melon pests in the Northeastern Brazil. All life stages of this recently described species were studied under a rangeExpand
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Biological aspects of the leafminer Liriomyza sativae (Diptera: Agromyzidae) on melon (Cucumis melo L.)
The leafminer Liriomyza sativae Blanchard is an important insect pest on melon crops in Brazil. However, the information about its biology on melon (Cucumis melo L.) is scarce. Therefore, the aim ofExpand
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Genesis of cohesive soil horizons from north-east Brazil: role of argilluviation and sorting of sand
Cohesive horizons are widespread along the Brazilian coastal tablelands and, despite their importance to soil managementunder intensive cultivation, theirgenesis remains,in manyaspects,Expand
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Development and reproduction of Chrysoperla externa (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae) fed with Neotoxoptera formosana (Hemiptera: Aphididae)
Se evaluaron los aspectos biologicos y reproductivos de Chrysoperla externa alimentada con afidos Neotoxoptera formosana criados en cebolla de Gales (Allium fistulosum). El experimento se llevo aExpand
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Green lacewings (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae) associated with melon crop in Mossoró, Rio Grande do Norte State, Brazil.
A survey of the green lacewings associated with the melon agroecosystem was carried out with the aim of including lacewings into the integrated management program of melon pests. Three species ofExpand
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AÇÃO INSETICIDA DE ÓLEOS ESSENCIAIS SOBRE A LAGARTA DESFOLHADORA THYRINTEINA ARNOBIA (STOLL) (LEPIDOPTERA: GEOMETRIDAE)
RESUMO ‐ O objetivo nesta pesquisa foi avaliar o efeito i nseticida dos oleos essenciais extraidos de Piper hispidinervum , Cymbopogon citratus , Citrus limon , Syzygium aromaticum e RosmarinusExpand
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CRISOPÍDEOS (NEUROPTERA: CHRYSOPIDAE): ASPECTOS BIOLÓGICOS, POTENCIAL DE UTILIZAÇÃO E PERSPECTIVAS FUTURAS
O controle biologico atraves do incremento de inimigos naturais tem sido uma das principais alternativas ao controle quimico. Dentre estes inimigos, vale destacar os crisopideos, conhecidos pela suaExpand
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