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Helicoverpa armigera

IntroductionH. armigera, like its close relatives H. zea and Heliothis virescens in the New World, is a pest of major importance in...

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Maize lethal necrosis disease

The experimental host range is restricted to the Poaceae with maize as the main a natural host (Gordon et al., 1984). The following species...

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Aleurites moluccanus

A. moluccanus, native to the Indo-Malaya region, is a distinctive medium-sized tree, recognisable by its silvery green leaves. It...

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Rhagoletis completa

In North America, R. completa is a pest of various Juglans species but it has rarely been recorded on European walnut (J. regia). In Switzerland,...

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Potato spindle tuber viroid

Several reports attribute losses in potato yield to infection by PSTVd. Le Clerg et al. (1944) determined the effect of different amounts of...

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Clidemia hirta

C. hirta is a small shrub producing vast amounts of seeds that produce a large seed bank. Although the plant can grow in relatively...

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Persicaria punctata

In the countries to which it has been introduced P. punctata seems to have had little impact so far, and is seen simply as another...

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Bactrocera invadens

B. invadens is an Asian species belonging to the Oriental fruit fly, Bactrocera dorsalis, species complex. Its known...

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Caesalpinia pulcherrima

C. pulcherrima is a fast-growing shrub or small tree in the legume family. It is listed as ‘naturalised’,...

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Juncus planifolius

J. planifolius is a perennial rush plant, which grows exclusively in wetland habitats. It is native to the Southern Hemisphere but...

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