Invasive Species Compendium

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Abstract

Expected insect pests on pears during 1998.

Abstract

A total of 10 insects, expected to become pests in Belgian pear orchards in 1998, is described. Information is provided on the life history and chemical control of Eriophyes pyri, Psylla pyri [Cacopsylla pyri], Lygus pabulinus, Anthonomus cinctus [Anthonomus piri], Tetranychus urticae, Epitrimerus pyri, Adoxophyes orana, Archips podana [A. podanus], Spilonota ocellana and Cydia pomonella.