Invasive Species Compendium

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Abstract

Efficacy of two insecticide treatments against aphid, Toxoptera avrantii, and caterpillar, Circula trifenesirata, on groundnut, Arachis hypogea L.

Abstract

In field studies conducted in Maharashtra, India, in 1988, cyhalothrin at 0.0005 and 0.001% controlled infestations of Toxoptera aurantii and Circula trifenestrata on groundnuts. Naled at 0.01 and 0.005% had no effect on T. aurantii, but effectively controlled C. trifenestrata.