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Fortuitous biological control of the invasive mealybug Phenacoccus peruvianus in Southern Europe

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Beltrà Ivars, A.; Tena Barreda, A.; Soto Sánchez, AI. (2013). Fortuitous biological control of the invasive mealybug Phenacoccus peruvianus in Southern Europe. BioControl. 58(3):309-317. doi:10.1007/s10526-012-9488-5

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Title: Fortuitous biological control of the invasive mealybug Phenacoccus peruvianus in Southern Europe
Author: Beltrà Ivars, Aleixandre Tena Barreda, Alejandro Soto Sánchez, Antonia Isabel
UPV Unit: Universitat Politècnica de València. Departamento de Ecosistemas Agroforestales - Departament d'Ecosistemes Agroforestals
Universitat Politècnica de València. Instituto Agroforestal Mediterráneo - Institut Agroforestal Mediterrani
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Abstract:
Phenacoccus peruvianus Granara de Willink (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae) is a Neotropical invasive mealybug that has rapidly spread throughout Mediterranean Basin. It has established itself as the principal pest of several ...[+]
Subjects: Pseudococcidae , Acerophagus , Leptomastix epona , Parasitism , Sex ratio , Host , Density dependence
Copyrigths: Cerrado
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BioControl. (issn: 1386-6141 )
DOI: 10.1007/s10526-012-9488-5
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Springer Verlag (Germany)
Publisher version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10526-012-9488-5
Thanks:
This research was supported by one predoctoral grant (FPU) and a postdoctoral fellowship (Juan de la Cierva) from the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness. English corrections were funded by the Universitat ...[+]
Type: Artículo

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