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Massive rearing of the alligator weed flea beetle,Agasicles hygrophila(Coleoptera:Chrysomelidae),in the laboratory

@inproceedings{Yu2009MassiveRO,
  title={Massive rearing of the alligator weed flea beetle,Agasicles hygrophila(Coleoptera:Chrysomelidae),in the laboratory},
  author={Liu Yu},
  year={2009}
}
In order to achieve the massive rearing and release of the alligator weed flea beetle,Agasicles hygrophila,for controlling the damage of alligator weed,Alternanthera philoxeroides,we explored and established the method and work flow of massively rearing A. hygrophila in the laboratory. Our method and work flow involve the combination of the following steps in sequential order:hatching eggs by putting the leaves with eggs into rearing dish or the seedlings with eggs into jars containing water… Expand
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