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Potential of entomopathogenic fungi in insecticide resistance management (IRM): a review.
Insect pests have remarkable capacity to develop resistance to insecticides. More than 600 species of plant feeding insect pests have developed resistance to insecticides. Management of insecticidesExpand
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Natural infection of the entomophthoran fungus, Pandora delphacis (Hori.) Humber, on the rice brown planthopper, Nilaparvata Lugens (Stal)
The entomophthoran fungus, Pandora delphacis (Hori.) Humber, was identified as a major pathogen of the rice brown planthopper, Nilaparvata lugens (Stal) in Tamilnadu (India). Mortality levels in theExpand
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Pathogenicity of certain indigenous isolates of entomopathogenic fungi against rice leaf folder, Cnaphalocrocis medinalis (Guenee).
The pathogenicity of 42 local isolates of entomopathogenic fungi including Beauveria bassiaua (22), Metarlizium anisopliae (three), M. flavoriride (one), Nomuraea rileyi (four), Paecilomyces sp.Expand
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Record of entomopathogenic fungi from Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry
Based on 9-year field surveys in rice, pulses, groundnut, cotton and cashew conducted in Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry revealed the occurrence of 16 species of entomogenous fungi including 11 ofExpand
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Species diversity and population dynamics of fruit flies in guava orchards
Guava, Psidium guajava Linn. is well suited for cultivation under tropical and subtropical climatic conditions with the capability of withstanding adverse situation in various types of soil. InExpand
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Incidence of green muscardine fungus, Nomuraea rileyi (Farlow) Samson on Spodoptera litura (Fab.) in soybean, Glycine max (L.) Merrill from Tamil Nadu (India)
An epizootics of the green muscardine fungus, Nomuraea rileyi (Farlow) Samson was observed on the larval population of Spodoptera litura (Fab.) in irrigated soybean, Glycine max (L.) Merrill inExpand
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Mycosis of cashew stem and root borer, Plocaederus ferrugineus L. (Coleoptera:Cerambycidae) by Metarhizium anisopliae (Metsch.) Sorokin (Deuteromycotina: Moniliales) from Tamil Nadu (India)
While monitoring the population build-up of stem and root borers of cashew in the plantation of Regional Research Station, Vridhachilam, Tamil Nadu (India), considerable numbers of PlocaederusExpand
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Biological Compatibility of Beauveria bassiana (Balsamo) Vuillemin Isolate with Different Insecticides and Neem Formulations Commonly Used in Rice Pest Management
Compatibility of Beauveria bassiana (Balsamo) Vuillemin (isolate BbCm KKL 1100) with twelve insecticides and three neem formulations was examined on agar plate to develop suitable combinations forExpand
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Field assessment of delivery methods for fungal pathogens and insecticides against cashew stem and root borer, Plocaederus ferrugineus L. (Cerambycidae: Coleoptera).
Field trials were conducted to assess the performance of Beauveria bassiana and Metarhizium anisopliae against cashew stem and root borer, Plocaederus ferrugineus Linn (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) andExpand
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