Ladybeetle (Coccinellidae, Coleoptera) - predators of Myzus persicae Sulz. on tobacco

Krsteska, Vesna and Ancev, E. and Postolovski, M. (2004) Ladybeetle (Coccinellidae, Coleoptera) - predators of Myzus persicae Sulz. on tobacco. Tobacco, 54 (7-8). pp. 164-173. ISSN 0494-3244

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In our investigations of fauna of the Aphididae family, Myzus persicae Sulz. species was identified as a pest on tobacco crop.
Faunal investigations of the Coccinellidae family in tobacco biocenosis, the following predator species were identified as bioregulators of M. persicae: Coccinella septempunctata Linnaeus, Coccinella quatuordecimpustulata Linnaeus and Adonia (Hippodamia) variegata Goeze.
The growth of population of predator species of Coccinellidae family continuously follows the growth of aphids population and reaches its maximum from mid-August to mid- September.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Scientific Fields (Frascati) > Agricultural Sciences > Agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Scientific Fields (Frascati) > Natural sciences > Biological sciences
Divisions: Scientific Tobacco Institute
Depositing User: Ms Biljana Jordanoska
Date Deposited: 06 Oct 2016 18:36
Last Modified: 06 Oct 2016 18:36

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