Invasive Species Compendium

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Abstract

Incidence of insect pests in urd [Vigna mungo (Linn.) (Hepper)].

Abstract

In field studies conducted in Bihar, India, during the rabi season of 1992, the chrysomelid Madurasia obscurella, the cicadellid Empoasca kerri, the aphid Aphis craccivora, the arctiid Spilosoma obliqua [Spilarctia obliqua], and the lycaenid Euchrysops cnejus, were recorded as pests of urd (Vigna mungo). S. obliqua and E. cnejus were the most abundant.