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Drosophila suzukii (Matsumura, 1931) (Diptera: Drosophilidae), the spotted wing Drosophila (SWD) is a concern for small fruit and stone fruit growers. This invasive pest lays eggs in healthy fruits with a serrated ovipositor, resulting in considerable economic losses, mainly in berry crops. In...

Author(s)
Baroffio, C. A.; Dorsaz, M.; Kuonen, F.
Publisher
Institute of Pesticides and Environmental Protection, Belgrade, Serbia
Citation
Pesticidi i Fitomedicina, 2017, 32, 1, pp 33-39
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Indigobush (Amorpha fruticosa L.) is an invasive plant species which adapts very quickly to different habitat types, and due to its fast growth and high productivity, it poses a significant threat to autochthonous species. The aim of the study was to investigate the distribution of indigobush in...

Author(s)
Vincetić, M.; Pfeiffer, T. Z.; Krstin, L.; Maronić, D. Š.; Ožura, M.
Publisher
Croatian Soil Tillage Research Organization, Vukovar, Croatia
Citation
10th International Scientific/Professional Conference, Agriculture in Nature and Environment Protection, 5-7 June 2017, Vukovar, Croatia, 2017, pp 167-172
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Black-tufted marmosets (Callitrhix penicillata) are considered invasive species in the regions of Southern and Southeast of Brazil. Invasive species interfere with the dynamics of ecosystem in areas which they were introduced. The hybridization, the competition and the predation of other animals...

Author(s)
Silva, D. F. da; Silva, E. B. da; Terra, A. P.
Publisher
Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Botucatu, Brazil
Citation
Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2017, 24, 2, pp 289-295
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From public health aspect, mosquitoes are significant insects because of their vector potential of infectious diseases transmission to humans. Due to their ability of rapid multiplication and adaptation to new environments, invasive types of mosquitoes are spreading over new areas in Croatia....

Author(s)
Holcer, N. J.; Jeličić, P.; Capak, K.
Publisher
Korunić d.o.o. Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Zbornik radova. 29. znanstveno-stručno-edukativni seminar s međunarodnim sudjelovanjem DDD i ZUPP 2017, djelatnost dezinfekcije, dezinsekcije, deratizacije i zaštite uskladištenih poljoprivrednih proizvoda, Mošćenička Draga, Hrvatska, 4. do 7. travnja 2017, 2017, pp 103-111
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According to the field survey of alien invasive plants of Jinziling, there were 23 kinds of alien invasive plants in the scenic spot. Species with the comprehensive dominance degree higher than 10% were as follows: six kinds of Asteraceae: Bidens pilosa, Aster subulatus, Ageratum conyzoides, ...

Author(s)
Jia GuiKang; Zhong LinMin
Publisher
Journal Board of Asian Agricultural Research, Cranston, USA
Citation
Asian Agricultural Research, 2017, 9, 2, pp 59-61, 65
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Aim: To clarify the physiological mechanisms of the effects of elevated CO2 on western flower thrips, Frankliniella occidentalis and its local related species F. intonsa. Methods: The activities of the digestive enzymes (amylase, trypsin and lipase) in the adults of the two species of thrips reared ...

Author(s)
Jiang LiNa; Qian Lei; Xi Chao; Wang XueLi; Yang Lu; Gui FuRong
Publisher
Editorial Office of Acta Entomologica Sinica, Beijing, China
Citation
Acta Entomologica Sinica, 2017, 60, 3, pp 237-246
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Japanese knotweed, Fallopia japonica is one of the most troublesome invasive alien plant in Europe and North America. In 2012 we started monitoring for possible indigenous natural enemies of Japanese knotweed in Slovenia. In Zgornji Log, near Litija (46°4′38.09″N, 14°49′31.65″E; 245 m) on the river ...

Author(s)
Laznik, Ž.; Trdan, S.
Publisher
Canadian Center of Science and Education, Toronto, Canada
Citation
Sustainable Agriculture Research, 2017, 6, 2, pp 21-25
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Objective: To investigate the epidemic situation of hazardous weeds intercepted from entry baggage and imported parcels, and explore the effective measures to prevent the hazardous weeds from spreading. Methods: Statistical and risk analysis was done on the quantity of the weeds, which were...

Author(s)
Li Rui; Li Yan; Qi ZhenHua; Zhang JingXuan; Wang YingChao; Shao XiuLing; Fu JianGuo; Yu WenTao
Publisher
Journal of Food Safety and Quality, Beijing, China
Citation
Journal of Food Safety and Quality, 2017, 8, 2, pp 690-697
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Due to its cosmopolitan and invasive characteristics, the Mediterranean fruit fly, Ceratitis capitata (Wied.), is considered to be the most harmful tephritide to global fruit farming, causing greater losses in production than any other species of the same family. In Brazil, it was first detected in ...

Author(s)
Trassato, L. B.; Monteiro Neto, J. L. L.; Lima, A. C. S.; Silva, E. S. da; Ronchi-Teles, B.; Carmo, I. L. G. da S.
Publisher
Universidade Federal de Roraima, Boa Vista, Brazil
Citation
Agro@mbiente On-line, 2017, 11, 1, pp 88-91
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This book focuses on the problems caused by weeds on primary industries and biodiversity conservation (both terrestrial and aquatic) as well as communities, human health, infrastructure and culture. An accurate summary of global information and reference details on the 'weedy' status of any plant...

Author(s)
Randall, R. P.
Publisher
R. P. Randall, Perth, Australia
Citation
A global compendium of weeds, 2017, Ed.3, pp iii + 3653 pp.

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