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Cover for Neolecanium cornuparvum (magnolia scale)

Magnolia scale, Neolecanium cornuparvum, is a scale insect that is native to the eastern USA, where it is a widely distributed pest...

Cover for Olea europaea subsp. europaea (European olive)

O. europaea subsp. europaea, the cultivated olive, is native to Africa and temperate Asia as well as southern Europe. It...

Cover for Thaumetopoea processionea (oak processionary moth)

T. processionea, commonly known as the oak processionary moth, is a major pest in many European countries and threatens the health...

Cover for Planococcus citri (citrus mealybug)

Planococcus citri is a highly polyphagous, adaptable mealybug that can feed on many host plants in a variety of conditions, and can...

Cover for Bactrocera cucurbitae (melon fly)

Considered native to India, B. cucurbitae, the melon fly, is now found in more than 40 countries. The potential risk of its introduction...

Cover for Bactrocera oleae (olive fruit fly)

B. oleae is considered the most important pest of cultivated olives, Olea europaea L., in many of the areas of the...

Cover for Meloidogyne javanica (sugarcane eelworm)

Difficulties of identification within the genus Meloidogyne (see Hartman and Sasser, 1985) and the frequent occurrence of mixed species populations...

Cover for Bactrocera carambolae (carambola fruit fly)

B. carambolae is a very serious pests in Malaysia where it attacks such small carambola fruits that bagging (a normally effective control) is quite...

Cover for Bactrocera passiflorae (Fijian fruit fly)

The economic impact of B. passiflorae is not documented clearly. However, as with most pest Bactrocera spp., damage levels can be anything up to...

Cover for Bactrocera umbrosa

A pest of bread fruit (Artocarpus altilis) and jackfruit (A. heterophyllus) (Yukawa,...

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