Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

Biological control: Pacific prospects - supplement 2.

Abstract

This handbook is intended for anyone involved in biological control. It consists of chapters on Tephritidae in the Oceanic Pacific; Icerya aegyptiaca; Neotermes rainbowi; Clerodendrum chinense; and Portulaca oleracea. An index of pest names is included. Distribution maps for each of the pests discussed, and information on the natural enemies and the biological control of each pest, are provided.