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Seasonal abundance of woolly apple aphid,Eriosoma lanigerum and its parasitic wasp,Aphelinus mali and community structure of woolly apple aphid and its natural enemies in Southwestern area of Shandong Province

@article{Qin2008SeasonalAO,
  title={Seasonal abundance of woolly apple aphid,Eriosoma lanigerum and its parasitic wasp,Aphelinus mali and community structure of woolly apple aphid and its natural enemies in Southwestern area of Shandong Province},
  author={Yang Qin},
  journal={Acta Ecologica Sinica},
  year={2008}
}
  • Yang Qin
  • Published 2008
  • Biology
  • Acta Ecologica Sinica
Seasonal abundance of woolly apple aphid, Eriosoma lanigerum (Hausmann) and its parasitoid, Aphelinus mali Haldeman, were studied through the methods of counting aphid patch of the wingless aphids, trapping the alate aphids with yellow sticky board and binocular microscope examination of the parasitoids and the mummy aphids in Southwestern Area of Shandong Province from 2001 to 2002. The results showed that two peaks of the aphid appeared in the orchard, one from the middle or last ten-day of… Expand
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