Acaricidal, repellent and oviposition deterrent activities of Datura stramonium L. against adult Tetranychus urticae (Koch)
Results suggest that D. stramonium extracts could be used to manage the two-spotted spider mite.
Toxicity of Some Pesticides Against Tetranychus urticae and its Predatory Mites under Laboratory Conditions
Hexythiazox appeared to be a promising candidate for a mite management program for T. urticae eggs and larvae and its predatory mites, Phytoseiulus persimilis and Amblyseius californicus under laboratory conditions.
A checklist and a key for the Phytoseiidae species of Turkey with two new species records (Acari: Mesostigmata)
Two species Neoseiulus marginatus (Wainstein) and Transeius wainsteini (Gomelauri), which are new records from Turkey, as well as Transeia herbarius (Wainestein) are redescribed.
Current status of hazelnut mites in Turkey.
The hazelnut (Corylus avellana L.) agroecosystem includes several groups of harmful and beneficial organisms, and the distribution and economic importance of each species is given.
Assessment of Trichogramma species for biological control of forest lepidopteran defoliators
The results suggest that T. minutum has the greatest potential for biological control against various forest lepidopteran pests and that the black army cutworm may be the best target candidate for further study.
Distribution of the rice white tip nematode, Aphelenchoides besseyi, in rice growing areas in the Thrace region of Turkey.
A study to determine the distribution of Aphelenchoides besseyi and its effect on yield components in the rice growing areas of the Thrace region of Turkey found that panicles with white tip symptoms were significantly shorter and lighter than those withoutwhite tip symptoms.
Traits of Cheyletidae Family and Their Usage Possibilities in Biological Control
The usage opportunities of Cheyletidae family in biological control and distribution of family in the Turkey and in the World is presented in this study.
Eriophyoid mite fauna (Acari: Trombidiformes: Eriophyoidea) of Turkey: new species, new distribution reports and an updated catalogue.
Thirty-five species were found to be new records for the eriophyoid fauna of Turkey with Aceria calaceris, Phyllocoptes didelphis and Vasates immigrans being new reports for the Palaearctic region.
Mite (Acari) fauna in apple orchards of around the Lake Van basin of Turkey
Phytophagous and predatory mite species were determined in apple orchards in Van Lake basin (Turkey) during 2002-2004 and it was found that Amphitetranychus viennensis (Zacher) (Acari: Tetranychidae) is the most common and important pest species.
Amblyseius californicus (McGregor, 1954) (Acari: Phytoseiidae), a new record for the Turkish fauna.
During 2001-2003, Amblyseius californicus (McGregor) was collected from the strawberry, peach, bean and pepper, where it was associated with Tetranychus urticae and Panonychus ulmi in Kusadasi,…