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Abstract

Occurrence of Beauveria bassiana (Bals.) Vuill. in adults of Gonipterus scutellatus (Gyllenhal) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae).

Abstract

The occurrence of Gonipterus scutellatus is reported in a commercial Eucalyptus plantation in São Paulo, Brazil, in 1992. The entomopathogenic fungi Beauveria bassiana and Aspergillus sp. were found in adults of the curculionid.