Cookies on CAB eBooks

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

CAB eBooks

Ebooks on agriculture and the applied life sciences from CAB International

Results per page:

Search results

CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Plant health, plant protection and abiotic factors.

This chapter describes (i) major greenhouse pests (including insects, mites and nematodes) and pest control options focusing on integrated pest management (which involves the use of 'ofter' control options such as biological and microbial control combined with physical exclusion, pest trapping,...

Author(s)
Morgan, L.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789244830)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Chalcidoidea of Iran (Insecta: Hymenoptera).

Within Hymenoptera, the superfamily Chalcidoidea (chalcidoid wasps) is the second largest superfamily after Ichneumonoidea. Because of the preponderance of parasitoid species, Chalcidoidea is one of the most important groups in applied biological control. This book provides a comprehensive,...

ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789248463)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Introduction.

This chapter focuses on the taxonomy, evolution, species diversity and habitats of the Iranian Chalcidoidea (Insecta: Hymenoptera). The importance of Chalcidoidea as parasitoids of various insect pests and as pollinators are also highlighted.

Author(s)
Ghahari, H.; Gibson, G. A. P.; Viggiani, G.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789248463)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Family Aphelinidae Thomson, 1876.

This chapter focuses on the taxonomy, evolution, morphological characteristics, ecological importance, habitats and geographical distribution of members of the hymenopteran family Aphelinidae. A checklist on Iranian Aphelinidae is also provided.

Author(s)
Viggiani, G.; Hayat, M.; Ghahari, H.; Abd-Rabou, S.; Huang Jian
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789248463)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Family Chalcididae Latreille, 1817.

This chapter provides information on the taxonomy, evolution, morphological characteristics, ecology, importance and geographical distribution of the hymenopteran family Chalcididae. A checklist of members of the Iranian Chalcididae is also presented.

Author(s)
Doğanlar, M.; Gibson, G. A. P.; Ghahari, H.; Yoo Jeong; Popescu, I. E.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789248463)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Family Tetracampidae Förster, 1856.

This chapter includes differential characters to distinguish the family Tetracampidae (Chalcidoidea), hypothesized phylogenetic relationships with other families, and general biological attributes of the family. Previous cataloguing efforts of the Iranian fauna for the family are summarized, as...

Author(s)
Gibson, G. A. P.; Ghahari, H.; Doğanlar, M.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789248463)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Techniques for work with plant and soil nematodes.

This book is extensively illustrated, and addresses both fundamental traditional techniques and new methodologies. The chapters aim to provide an introduction to basic techniques for laboratory and field work with plant-parasitic and free-living soil-dwelling nematodes. The coverage highlights...

ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391759)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Culturing techniques.

A nematological culture is a method of multiplying nematodes by enabling them to reproduce and increase in a culture medium or a specific host under controlled conditions. This chapter presents culturing techniques, focused mainly on plant-parasitic nematodes and entomopathogenic nematodes, with...

Author(s)
Manzanilla-López, R. H.; Ehlers, R. U.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781786391759)
Type
Book chapter
Full TextCABI Book InfoOpen Access
Cover for Small-scale rearing of <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Anagasta kuehniella</i> for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Trichogramma</i> production.

This book contains 4 chapters focusing on techniques for small-scale rearing of the egg parasitoids Trichogramma spp. in the factitious host Anagasta kuehniella [Ephestia kuehniella]. These parasitoids are among the most widely used natural enemies in the world, and in Brazil are used to control...

ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789248951)
Type
Book
Full TextCABI Book Chapter InfoOpen Access
Cover for Introduction.

More than 235 species of Trichogramma have been described worldwide, 29 of which are reported in Brazil. These tiny egg parasitoids (0.25 mm) are associated mainly with lepidopteran pests and have been released on 18 million hectares, primarily in socialist countries (the former Soviet Union and...

ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789248951)
Type
Book chapter

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Subject Topics