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The Forest Research Institute was established in 1928. Specific forest entomological studies started after 1951 - initially on biology, ecology and measures of Lymantria dispar control, conducted by Marin Keremidchiev. Recently, significant scientific achievement with great economic effect was the...

Author(s)
Tsankov, G.; Mirchev, P.; Georgiev, G.
Publisher
Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Forest Research Institute, Sofia, Bulgaria
Citation
Conference proceedings, 90 years forest research institute - for the society and nature, Sofia, Bulgaria, 24-26 October 2018, 2018, pp 53-60
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Aim: Monochamus alternatus, an important stem borer in pine forests in southern China, is a major vector of pine wilt disease. It has a wide range of distribution and strong resistance to temperature stress. The study aims to better understand the molecular mechanism of resistance to temperature...

Author(s)
Li Hui; He XuanYu; Tao Rong; Chen HongJian; Gong XinYue; Li ShouYin; Hao DeJun
Publisher
Editorial Office of Acta Entomologica Sinica, Beijing, China
Citation
Acta Entomologica Sinica, 2018, 61, 7, pp 749-760
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The present research evaluates the efficacy of methanolic leaf extract of Pongamia pinnata by two bioassays: direct spray and treated bioassay under laboratory conditions at eight concentrations (0.3, 0.4, 0.5, 0.6, 0.7, 0.8, 0.9 and 1.0%) against Tyrophagus putrescentiae. Efficacy against mites...

Author(s)
Arvind Malik; Rachna Gulati; Komal Duhan; Surjeet Singh
Publisher
Agri Bio Research Publishers, Hisar, India
Citation
Annals of Agri Bio Research, 2018, 23, 1, pp 90-93
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Cotton crop is attacked by many insect pests and most of them have developed resistance against the synthetic pesticides. Therefore, this study was conducted to determine the influence of green manure (Trifolium alexandrinum L.) and conventional IPM on population of sucking insect pests of cotton...

Author(s)
Sahito, J. G. M.; Syed, T. S.; Abro, G. H.; Inayatullah Rajper
Publisher
Pakistan Agricultural Research Council, Islamabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research, 2018, 31, 3, pp 254-258
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This paper reports on the ground-contact durability of lesser-used wood species of the northeastern United States after treatment with copper-based preservatives. Stakes (19×19×457 mm) cut from balsam-fir (Abies balsamea), eastern hemlock (Tsuga canadensis), eastern spruce (mixture of Picea glauca, ...

Author(s)
Lebow, S. T.; Arango, R. A.; Lebow, P. K.; Kirker, G. T.; Mankowski, M. E.; Halverson, S. A.
Publisher
Departamento de Ingeniería en Maderas, Facultad de Ingeniería de la Universidad del Bío-Bío, Concepción, Chile
Citation
Maderas: Ciencia y Technologia, 2018, 20, 3, pp 359-368
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Quercus cerris, the Turkey oak, is an oak species native to southern central and southeastern Europe, extending into southwestern Asia. It is present in a large extent in the forests of the Republic of Kosovo, and at present used mainly for bio-energy. The potential use of Quercus cerris wood for...

Author(s)
Bajraktari, A.; Nunes, L.; Knapic, S.; Pimenta, R.; Pinto, T.; Duarte, S.; Miranda, I.; Pereira, H.
Publisher
Departamento de Ingeniería en Maderas, Facultad de Ingeniería de la Universidad del Bío-Bío, Concepción, Chile
Citation
Maderas: Ciencia y Technologia, 2018, 20, 3, pp 305-314
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Aim: In order to further elucidate the variation of plant volatiles (α-pinene and ethanol) and the aggregation pheromone (2-undecyloxy-1-ethanol) of attractants in lures for Monochamus alternatus in the field and its influence on the trapping efficacy of lures. Methods: The variation in the...

Author(s)
Hu Qin; Jin Jing; Du YongBin; Fan JianTing
Publisher
Editorial Office of Acta Entomologica Sinica, Beijing, China
Citation
Acta Entomologica Sinica, 2018, 61, 11, pp 1310-1318
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Wildlife populations, in particular ungulates and carnivores, have had a significant increase in most Italian regions over the last decades and for this reason ecosystems and agricultural and forest productions are threatened by damage produced by wildlife. In order to evaluate effective...

Author(s)
Conti, L.; Bartolozzi, S.; Iacobelli, S.; Racanelli, V.; Guerri, F. S.
Publisher
Estonian Research Institute of Agriculture, Saku, Estonia
Citation
Agronomy Research, 2018, 16, 3, pp 679-687
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Zeuzera pyrina (Linnaeus, 1761) (Lepidoptera: Coccidae) is a polyphagous pest that feeds more than 100 plant species. Entomophagous fungi are one of the limiting factors to control the population of this pest in nature. In this study, the lethal effect of two fungi Metarhizium anisopliae and ...

Author(s)
Mirafzali, Z.; Khoshroo, S. M. R.
Publisher
Islamic Azad University, Shiraz Branch, Shiraz, Iran
Citation
Plant Protection Journal, 2018, 9, 1, pp Pe59-Pe68, En69
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[Objective] The study aimed to understand the spatial and vertical distribution pattern of Monochamus alternatus larvae on the bait-trees in Pinus massoniana forests to provide theoretical base for the pest population survey and control of M. alternatus using bait-trees. [Method] Nine plots were...

Author(s)
Wen XiaoSui; Deng Li; Liao FeiFei; Wang ZhongHui; Xiong CaiYun
Publisher
Guangxi Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Nanning, China
Citation
Journal of Southern Agriculture, 2018, 49, 10, pp 1995-2000

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