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First record of ambrosia beetle (Euplatypus parallelus) infestation on cashew from Goa, India
The occurrence of ambrosia beetle Euplatypus parallelus (Fabricius) (Coleoptera: Curculioninae: Platypodinae) infestation on cashew (Anacardium occidentale L.) is reported for the first time fromExpand
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Mass trapping of red palm weevil and rhinoceros beetle in coconut with aggregation pheromone
Field studies and front line demonstrations were conducted during 2017–2019 to popularise the pheromone technology for wide area management of red palm weevil Rhynchophorus ferrugineus and rhinocerosExpand
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Kairomonal Effect of Host Body Washing on the Egg Parasitoid Trichogramma brasiliensis (Ashmead) (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae)
Bioassay with hexane extracts of male and female whole body wash of host insects viz ., Earias vittella and Spodoptera litura with Trichogramma brasiliensis revealed their kairomonal activities.Expand
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Behavioural response of Trichogramma chilonis Ishii (Hymenoptera: Trichogrammatidae) to kairomones
Bioassay with hexane extracts of male and female whole body wash of hosts viz, Earias vitella and Spodoptera litura with Trichogramma chilonis revealed their kairomonal activities. Whole bodyExpand
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Hydrocarbon Profile of Earias Vittella (Fab.) and Spodoptera Litura (Fab.)
Hexane extracts of whole body wash of male and female moths of Earias vittella and Spodoptera litura were analysed separately by gas chromatography for determining their hydrocarbon profile, whichExpand
Occurrence, damage pattern and biology of fall armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda (J.E. smith) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) on fodder crops and green amaranth in Goa, India
The fall armyworm (FAW), Spodoptera frugiperda (J.E. Smith) (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) is an economically important polyphagous pest native to the Americas. The pest has recently introduced to IndiaExpand
First report of invasive mealybug Phenacoccus solenopsis Tinsley infesting cashew from Goa, India
The solenopsis mealybug Phenacoccus solenopsis Tinsley (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae) has emerged as an aggressive pest on a wide range of host plants in many countries. Mealybug demes were found onExpand
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