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Diamondback Moth (Lepidoptera: Plutellidae) Population Density and Parasitism by Diadegma insulare on Collard in South Carolina 1
The diamondback moth, Plutella xylostella (L.) (Lepidoptera: Plutellidae), is the most important insect pest of collard, Brassica oleracea var. acephala de Condolle, in South Carolina. In 1997 andExpand
New Zealand distribution and seasonal incidence of the nematode, Sphaerularia bombi Dufour, a parasite of bumble bees
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The nematode Sphaerularia bombi Dufour is currently confined to an area of about 30–40 km around Christchurch, where bumble bees were originally released, and the status of S. bombi as a parasite of Vespula queens remains uncertain. Expand
Use of Bumble bees, Bombus terrestris, as pollinators of kiwifruit and lucerne in New Zealand
In 1983 and 1985 respectively, 4 and 12 large nests of Bombus terrestris (L.) (auctt.) were transported 350 km to flowering kiwifruit. More than 40% of the returning pollen foragers carried pelletsExpand
BUMBLE BEE MANAGEMENT OPTIONS TO IMPROVE 'GRASSlANDS PAWERA' RED CLOVER SEED YIELDS
t: Three options of bumble bee management for red clover pollination are discussed: spring supplementation with queens caught outside the locality; colony introduction at flowering; and permanentlyExpand
Efficacy of insecticides at controlling insect pests of tomato in South Carolina.
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Multiple insecticide treatments were applied to staked tomatoes in two experiments conducted in 1995 and 1996 to determine efficacy for control of tomato fruitworm, Helicoverpa zea, green stink bug, flower thrips, Frankliniella tritici, and potato aphid. Expand
Sweet potato & Irish potato insects.
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The larvae are smooth, shiny and relatively hard-bodied with reddish-brown heads and tails and change to pupae in earthen cells in the ground. Expand
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