The life-history in the field and the anatomy of fully-grown larva of Thomsonisca britanicaAlam — An endoparasite of Chionaspis salicis L.

@article{Alam2004TheLI,
  title={The life-history in the field and the anatomy of fully-grown larva of Thomsonisca britanicaAlam — An endoparasite of Chionaspis salicis L.},
  author={S. Alam},
  journal={Zeitschrift f{\"u}r Parasitenkunde},
  year={2004},
  volume={18},
  pages={395-402}
}
  • S. Alam
  • Published 2004
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Zeitschrift für Parasitenkunde
SummaryT. britanicaAlam has only one generation per year with different stages well adapted to the life-cycle of the host-coccid. The parasite has certain encouraging features which suggest its utilization in the biological control of Chionaspis salicisLin. — The larval anatomy contains description both of the external and internal structures. An interesting feature is the absence of the “membranous envelope” round the larval body, and the naked condition of the pupa. Furthermore, the nature of… Expand