Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

Pests of crops in Central America: a reference list.

Abstract

Pests of selected crops cultivated in Central America are listed by their scientific names under the crops they attack, together with indications of the part of the plant they attack, the type of damage they cause and the stage of vegetative growth at which they occur. The information is also accessible via an index of the scientific names; in this index, vernacular Spanish and English names of the pests are also indicated.