Aquilaria malaccensis Fruit Borer in Peninsular Malaysia

  title={Aquilaria malaccensis Fruit Borer in Peninsular Malaysia},
  author={Su Ping Ong and Kah Hoo Lau},
  journal={Current Science},
  • S. Ong, K. Lau
  • Published 25 February 2016
  • Biology
  • Current Science
Aquilaria malaccensis (Malvales: Thymelaeaceae): a new host plant record for Deudorix epijarbas cinnabarus (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) in Malaysia
Aquilaria malaccensis Lam., a highly threatened and one of the most sought-after agarwood producing species listed in the Appendix II of CITES, is reported here as the new host plant for Deudorix
Damaging Insect Pests and Diseases and Their Threats to Agarwood Tree Plantations
The cultivation of agarwood tree species such as Aquilaria has grown dramatically during the last ten years. This development is driven by the desire to produce sustainable agarwood to meet the high