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First record of Thaumastocoris peregrinus in Portugal and of the neotropical predator Hemerobius bolivari in Europe
The Eucalyptus pest Thaumastocoris peregrinus Carpintero et Dellape, (Hemiptera Thaumastocoridae) was found in a Eucalyptus arboretum in Lisbon, Portugal, in April 2012. This is the first report forExpand
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First record of the Red Gum Lerp Psyllid, Glycaspis brimblecombei Moore (Hem.: Psyllidae), in Europe
The eucalypt‐feeding psyllid Glycaspis brimblecombei Moore (Hom.: Psyllidae), an Australian insect, is reported for the first time in Europe. It was initially detected in Portugal and Spain, inExpand
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First record of the Australian psyllid Ctenarytaina spatulata Taylor (Homoptera: Psyllidae) in Europe
Abstract:  The Australian species Ctenarytaina spatulata Taylor (Homoptera: Psyllidae) is reported from Europe for the first time. In August of 2002, it was recorded in several eucalyptus plantationsExpand
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Pre-selection and biological potential of the egg parasitoid Anaphes inexpectatus for the control of the Eucalyptus snout beetle, Gonipterus platensis
The Eucalyptus snout beetle, Gonipterus platensis (Marelli), causes severe damage to eucalypt plantations in several countries, despite the presence of the parasitoid Anaphes nitens (Girault).Expand
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Economic Outcome of Classical Biological Control: A Case Study on the Eucalyptus Snout Beetle, Gonipterus platensis, and the Parasitoid Anaphes nitens
Abstract Despite the importance of invasive pests, few studies address the costs and benefits of the strategies used to control them. The present work assesses the economic impact of the EucalyptusExpand
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Environmental risk assessment of the egg parasitoid Anaphes inexpectatus for classical biological control of the Eucalyptus snout beetle, Gonipterus platensis
Classical biological control is a valuable tool against invasive pests, but concerns about non-target effects requires risk assessment studies. Potential non-target effects of Anaphes inexpectatusExpand
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Evaluation of Mycosphaerella impact on eucalypts plantations in Portugal.
Mycosphaerella leaf disease (MLD) is one of the most important diseases of eucalypts plantations worldwide. However, only recently it has become relevant in Portugal. Caused by a complex ofExpand
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Rediscovery and redescription of Centrodora damoni (Girault) (Hymenoptera: Aphelinidae) from Australia, an egg parasitoid of Gonipterus spp (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), after nearly a century
Abstract Background Centrodora is a relatively common and widespread genus of morphologically diverse species, and is the most polyphagous genus known within the Aphelinidae, attacking eggs ofExpand
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Análise da Afluência Anual a um Serviço de Atendimento a Situações de Urgência (SASU) do Grande Porto
INTRODUCAO: A crescente sobrecarga da procura de cuidados de saude urgentes pela populacao levou a criacao de Servicos de Atendimento a Situacoes Urgentes (SASU). O seu objetivo e a melhoria daExpand
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