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Poplar is an important tree of agroforestry systems. Among several insect pests Clostera spp. pose serious threat to the poplar trees as it defoliates their leaves completely. Hisar, Haryana witnessed the outbreak of this pest during September-October months in the year 2016. Keeping that in view,...

Author(s)
Dalal, P. K.; Mandeep Rathee; Amit Singhdoha; Singh, N. V.; Yadav, G. S.
Publisher
Hind Agri-Horticultural Society, Muzaffarnagar, India
Citation
International Journal of Forestry and Crop Improvement, 2018, 9, 1, pp 33-36
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The present study had as objective to evaluate the growth, the quality of the phytosanitary status of the species Khaya ivorensis in an irrigated plan in the city of Janaúba, Minas Gerais state. The planting has 5 m × 5 m spacing, in a micro drip irrigation system. Five permanent plots of 600 m2...

Author(s)
Carmo, R. F. do; Nakajima, N. Y.; Silva, S. A. da; Mattar, E. A.
Publisher
Mato Grosso Federal University, Sinop, Brazil
Citation
Nativa: Pesquisas Agrárias e Ambientais, 2018, 6, 2, pp 159-164
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In this study, the effect of six endemic plants' extracts (i.e. Satureja sahendica, S. khuzistanica, Scrophularia striata, Thymbra spicata, Oliveria decumbens and Vitex agnus castus) as well as commercial insecticide (Acetamiprid: Mospilan®) was investigated against Bemisia tabaci (Hemiptera:...

Author(s)
Moghadam, A.; Saidi, M.; Abdossi, V.; Mirab-Balou, M.; Tahmasebi, Z.
Publisher
University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2018, 55, 3, pp 563-568
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Aim: Mfe2, peroxisomal multifunctional enzyme type 2 gene, plays a very important role in the β-oxidation of fatty acids. This study aims to clone and identify the Mfe2 gene from the Japanese sawyer beetle, Monochamus alternatus, to express its encoded protein in prokaryotic expression system, and...

Author(s)
Liu XiaoLong; Zhang Bin; Tian HaoKai; Ning Jing; Wang HaiXiang; Zhao LiLin
Publisher
Editorial Office of Acta Entomologica Sinica, Beijing, China
Citation
Acta Entomologica Sinica, 2018, 61, 3, pp 282-291
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The occurrence of the Asiatic string cottony scale Takahashia japonica Cockerell (Hemiptera, Coccomorpha, Coccidae) in Europe is reported. The string cottony scale was collected on branches of different trees (Acer pseudoplatanus L., Albizia julibrissin Durrazz, Carpinus betulus L., Celtis...

Author(s)
Limonta, L.; Pellizzari, G.
Publisher
Department of Agricultural Sciences, Bologna, Italy
Citation
Bulletin of Insectology, 2018, 71, 1, pp 159-160
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In a study conducted on infestation of major insect pests of full grown teak plants at Bhubaneswar revealed that three categories of insect are prevalent in this age group of plants which includes three species of foliage feeders viz. Hyblea purea skeletonizer Eutectona mecharalis, bag worm, ...

Author(s)
Rout, M.; Tripathy, M. K.; Das, H. K.; Bhol, N.
Publisher
MKK Publication, Kolkata, India
Citation
Environment and Ecology, 2018, 36, 2A, pp 573-577
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Injuries caused by stressor agents cause changes in the photosynthetic efficiency of plants, detectable by means of ecophysiological analysis. Near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS - Near-infrared Reflectance Spectroscopy) is a viable alternative for evaluating the ecophysiological state of plants. This ...

Author(s)
Almeida, K. E. C. de; Souza, T. T. C. de; Costa, A. L. da; Santos, A. S. dos; Laia, M. L. de
Publisher
Instituto de Pesquisas e Estudos Florestais (IPEF), Piracicaba, Brazil
Citation
Scientia Forestalis, 2018, 46, 117, pp 9-16
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Aim: The objective of this study is to quantify the feeding preference of Hyphantria cunea to different host plants and to verify its feeding strategy based on the contents of secondary metabolites in host plants and the activities of acetylcholinesterase (AchE) and detoxification enzymes in H....

Author(s)
Li LuSha; Yuan YuFei; Wu Lei; Chen Min
Publisher
Editorial Office of Acta Entomologica Sinica, Beijing, China
Citation
Acta Entomologica Sinica, 2018, 61, 2, pp 232-239
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The South American fruit fly (Anastrepha fraterculus) is the main pest for temperate climate fruit trees of Southern Brazil. The detection and quantification of fruit fly populations in native hosts are essential in implementing integrated management of this pest. The objective of this study was to ...

Author(s)
Santos, J. P. dos; Lacerda, A. E. B. de; Alves, A. C.; Ansiliero, A. A.
Publisher
Associação Portuguesa de Horticultura (APH), Lisbon, Portugal
Citation
I Congresso Luso-Brasileiro de Horticultura (I CLBHort), Lisboa, Portugal, 1-4 de novembro de 2017, 2018, pp 86-92
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The research work was carried out in the Grain Research, Training and Storage Management Cell (GRTSMC), Department of Entomology, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad to evaluate the qualitative losses caused by maize weevil (Sitophilus zeamais) on eight maize genotypes viz: NK-8441, MMRI-Yellow,...

Author(s)
Jamshaid Iqbal; Asmat Nawaz; Muhammad Nadeem; Tahir Islam; Shahzad, M. F.; Begum, H. A.
Publisher
University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Citation
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 2018, 55, 1, pp 57-61

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