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Biological control of the Caribbean fruit fly (Diptera: Tephritidae).
Parasitic Hymenoptera were introduced into Florida in an attempt to bring the Caribbean fruit fly (caribfly) under biological control. A total of 15 species of parasites from 4 families were… Expand
Records of Trichospilus diatraeae, an Asian parasite (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) from the Caribbean and Florida
Trichospilus diatraeae Cherian and Margabandhu (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) is an Asian parasite of the pupae of graminaceous stem borers [Chilo spp. and Sesamia spp. (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae)].… Expand
Two new species of Aphanogmus (Hymenoptera: Ceraphronidae) of economic importance reared from Cybocephalus nipponicus (Coleoptera: Cybocephalidae)
Two new species, Aphanogmus albicoxalis and Aphanogmus inamicus are described and illustrated from specimens reared from Cybocephalus nipponicus, a cybocephalid beetle that feeds upon Aulacaspis… Expand
Temperature Response of Two Strains of Ceranisus menes (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) Reared on Thrips palmi (Thysanoptera: Thripidae)
The development response to temperature of a Japanese uniparental strain and a Thai biparental strain of Ceranisus menes (Walker) (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) was studied. The parasitoids were reared on… Expand
Daily Flight Activity of the Rugose Spiraling Whitefly (Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae)
Summary The flight activity of the rugose spiraling whitefly (Aleurodicus rugioperculatus Martin; Hemiptera: Aleyrodidae) peaked in the morning after dawn. There were significantly more whiteflies… Expand
Establishment of Trybliographa daci (Eucoilidae, Hymenoptera) in Florida
Approximately 4,000 Trybliographa daci Weld. were received in 1977 from Dr. R. Pralavorio, Station de Zoologie et de Lutte Biologie, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Antibes, France to… Expand
The banana moth, Opogona sacchari (Bojer) (Lepidoptera: Tineidae), in Florida.
DISTRIBUTION OF NEOSEIULUS CUCUMERIS (ACARINA: PHYTOSEIIDAE) AND ITS PREY, THRIPS PALMI (THYSANOPTERA: THRIPIDAE) WITHIN EGGPLANTS IN SOUTH FLORIDA
The distribution of the predacious mite Neoseiulus cucumeris (Oudemans) and its prey, Thrips palmi Karny, was studied in eggplant plots in Homestead, Florida. Neoseiulus cucumeris was more abundant… Expand
Goetheana shakespearei (Hymenoptera: Eulophidae) an immigrant parasitoid of thrips in Florida and Guadeloupe
Congenital porphyria in the domestic cat (Felis catus): preliminary investigations on inheritance pattern.