Invasive Species Compendium

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Abstract

Study on the bionomics and control of Thecodiplosis japonensis Uchida & Inouye.

Abstract

An account is given of the biological characteristics and control of Thecodiplosis japonensis, a pest of Pinus massoniana in China. The the best control was achieved after spraying the larvae going down the trees for overwintering and the insects with parathion (22.5 kg/ha) or 50% phoxim diluted by 1000Ă— on the earth in January and April.