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Toxic effects of neem seed cake on the larval-pupal (prepupal) stage of Mediterranean fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae)
Introduction. Traditionally the control of fruit flies is based on the use of pesticides, which increase production costs and have led to many environmental concerns. Our study aimed to evaluate theExpand
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The host marking pheromone application on the management of fruit flies - a review
The aim of this work was to review the role of the host marking pheromone (HMP) and its application in integrated management programs for the fruit flies. Initially the oviposition behavior ofExpand
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Effect of organic extracts from Meliaceae on Bemisia tabaci (Gennadius) B biotype in tomato plants.
EFFECT OF ORGANIC EXTRACTS FROM MELIACEAE ON BEMISIA TABACI (GENNADIUS) B BIOTYPE IN TOMATO PLANTS. The effect of organic extracts from Azadirachta indica, Melia azedarach, Toona ciliata andExpand
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Effect of Contact and Systemic Insecticides on the Sharpshooter Bucephalogonia xanthophis (Hemiptera: Cicadellidae), a Vector of Xylella fastidiosa in Citrus
ABSTRACT The knockdown and toxic effects of insecticides of different chemical groups and modes of action registered for citrus in Brazil were investigated for effective control of BucephalogoniaExpand
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Inhibition of Oviposition by Neem Extract: A Behavioral Perspective for the Control of the Mediterranean Fruit Fly (Diptera: Tephritidae)
ABSTRACT The behavioral inhibitory effect of methanol extracts from neem leaves (Azadirachta indica A. Juss) at different concentrations (0, 10,000, 18,000, 32,000 and 56,000 ppm) was evaluatedExpand
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Sublethal effect of neem extract on mediterranean fruit fly adults
The sublethal effect of extracts of Azadirachta indica on Ceratitis capitata was evaluated. Two pairs of flies were treated in plastic tubes with cotton placed in plastic cages. An artificial dietExpand
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Establishment Probability of Anastrepha grandis and Zeugodacus cucurbitae (Diptera: Tephritidae) in Brazilian Semiarid Based on Thermal Requirements
The quarantine pests, Anastrepha grandis (Macquart) and Zeugodacus cucurbitae (Coquillett), are economically important for the fruit fly–free area in Brazilian semiarid, an area in which they are notExpand
Insecticidal and Behavioral Effects of Secondary Metabolites from Meliaceae On Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae)
ABSTRACT We studied the effects of crude extracts and fractions of Azadirachta indica, Melia azedarach, Toona ciliata and Trichilia pallida on both egg and nymph mortality and embryonic developmentExpand
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Avaliou-se o efeito de extratos orgânicos de Azadirachta indica, Melia azedarach, Toona ciliata e Trichilia pallida (Rutales: Meliaceae) sobre ovos e ninfas de Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae)Expand
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