Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

Pests and diseases of middle east species of hawthorn in conditions of Apsheron.

Abstract

A total of 9 insect and gastropod pests (Dysaphis crataegi, Aphis pomi, Capnodis cariosa, Torymus druparum, Pammene rhediella, Gymnoscelis pumilata [G. rufifasciata], Acidalia herbariata [Idaea inquinata], Limax flavus and Helix pomatia) and 8 fungal diseases of ornamental hawthorn [Crataegus] (Phyllactinia mespili, Cytospora leucosperma, Gymnosporangium confusum, Diplodia crataegi, Phoma crataegi, Phyllosticta crataegicola, Microdiplodia microsporella and Botryodiplodia crataegi) are reported from Azerbaidzhan SSR, USSR. Control measures are suggested.