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Abstract

Additional records of Entomophthora aphidis and E. planchoniana from aphids in New Zealand.

Abstract

The new records from New Zealand of entomopathogenic fungi in aphids presented [see also RAE/A 62, 420; 65, 3437] are of Entomophthora aphidis in Microlophium primulae (Theo.) (Aulacorthum primulae) (on cultivated Primula), in Dysaphis tulipae (Boy.) (on Iris unguicularis), in Macrosiphum euphorbiae (Thos.) (on Galium aparine) and in Sitobion miscanthi (Tak.) (on wheat). E. planchoniana is recorded in M. euphorbiae (on cultivated chrysanthemum) and in S. miscanthi (on wheat).