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Status, ecology, and management of the invasive plant, Miconia calvescens DC (Melastomataceae) in the Hawaiian islands
Miconia calvescens (Melastomataceae), native to montane forests of the neotropics, has now invaded wet forests of both the Society and Hawaiian Islands. This tree, which grows up to 15 m tall, is… Expand
Biological control of gorse in Hawaii.
Direct comparison of Neuroform and Enterprise stents in the treatment of wide-necked intracranial aneurysms.
AIM To compare the complications and outcomes of Neuroform and Enterprise stents in the treatment of unruptured wide-necked aneurysms. MATERIALS AND METHODS Under the auspices of the institutional… Expand
Trichogramma papilionis (Nagarkatti), the First Recorded Trichogramma Species to Parasitize Eggs in the Family Limacodidae
Trichogramma papilionis (Nagarkatti) was found parasitizing eggs of Darna pallivitta (Moore). This is the first confirmed record of an identified species of Trichogramma attacking Limacodidae eggs.… Expand
Banana Bunchy Top Disease, a New Threat to Banana Cultivation in Hawaii
- P. Conant
Symptoms of banana bunchy top disease (BBTD) were first recognized in Hawaii at Punaluu, Oahu by F. Cruz (personal communication) in July 1989. The presence of this virus disease was subsequently… Expand
Releases of natural enemies in Hawaii since 1980 for classical biological control of weeds.
1Hawaii Department of Agriculture, Plant Pest Control Branch, Hilo, Hawaii 96720 USA 2Hawaii Department of Agriculture, Plant Pest Control Branch, Honolulu, Hawaii 96814 USA 3USDAForest Service,… Expand
Macadamia Felted Coccid
Introduction. An infestation of an insect believed to be the macadamia felted coccid (MFC), Eriococcus ironsidei Williams, was found infesting macadamia trees in South Kona on the island of Hawaii by… Expand
Sex attractant for the gorse biocontrol agent Agonopterix ulicetella (Oecophoridae)
No easy and reliable method of detecting the establishment of the recently-released gorse soft shoot moth (Agonopterix ulicetella) was available, so we undertook to identify an attractant. Pheromone… Expand
Asian Citrus Psyllid
ELIZABETH E. GRAFTON-CARDWELL, university of california, Riverside, and uc Kearney agricultural center, Parlier; KRIS E. GODFREY, california Department of Food and agriculture, Sacramento; MICHAEL E.… Expand
Lek behavior and ecology of two homosequential sympatric Hawaiian Drosophila: Drosophila Heteroneura and Drosophila Silvestris
- P. Conant
- 1 June 1978
According to Loiselle and Barlo~ (1978), "Lekking is the temporary synchronus aggregation of sexually active males for reproduction." It is a type of communal display. Theoretically, males displaying… Expand